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Kori (boy)

What does Kori mean?

Kori Pronunciation of Kori [ko-ri] as a name for boys (also used more commonly as girls' name Kori) has its root in Old Norse. Kori is a variant form of Corey (Old Norse).

Associated with: norse.

Variations

Kori has 10 variants: Coree, Corie, Correy, Corrie, Corry, Cory, Currie, Curry, Korey and Kory.

1 more different relation via Corey: Cor.

1 feminine form: Corey.

Creative forms:
(male) Kaeri, Konri, ..

(female) Koli, Koni, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kori Dmitri (K.D.), ..

How popular is Kori?

Kori is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#109328 out of 150436, Top 73%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Kori entered the list in 1980-1989 and reached its peak position of #1757 in the U.S. in 1991, but is not listed currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kori name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Kori outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Corey (#415 the previous year), Corie, Correy, Corrie, Corry, Cory (#724), Curry, Korey (#1626) and Kory (#1823) are the popular variation forms of Kori. Adoption of these forms of Kori was well-received 25 years ago (usage of 0.72%) and has become significantly reduced since (usage 0.07%, 90.7%), with versions like Corey becoming less in vogue.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Kori, Corey, Corie, Correy, Corrie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Corry, Cory, Curry, Korey, Kory in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Corey outside U.S.

Similar Names

Kori is pronounced similarly to Cary, Cowrie, Cowry, Kari, Kearie, Keary, Kerrie, Kerry, Korrey, Korry and Kyrie. Other suggested similar names are Ari, Arri, Bari, Bri, Ceri, Deri, Eri, Ezri, Feri, Gari, Guri, Hari, Imri, Jiri, Joeri, Jori, Juri, Kai, Karim, Karl, Karli, Karmi, Karr, Kasi, Keoki, Keoni, Ker, Kerk, Kern, Kerr, Kiril, Kirk, Koa, Kobe, Kobi, Kobie, Koby, Kodi, Kodie, Kody, Kofi, Kojo, Kolt, Korbin, Kord, Koren, Korin, Korrin, Kort, Kosi, Kris, Kurt, Kyril, Kyrk, Mori, Noori, Nuri, Omri, Uri and Yuri. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kori.


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