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What does Corbin mean?

Corbin Pronunciation of Corbin as a boys' name is pronounced KOR-bin. Possibly a short form of the given name Corbinian, or a transferred use of the surname, in origin a nickname meaning "crow" in Anglo-Norman. Variants are English surnames used as given names. Actor Corbin Bernsen.


ASSOCIATED WITH crow (raven), norman


VARIANTS Corben, Corbet, Corbett, Corbie, Corbit, Corbitt, Corby, Corbyn, Corvin, Cory, Korbin, Korbyn



Corbin Raylan (C.R.), ..

How popular is Corbin?

Corbin is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#1253 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Corbin entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its highest position of #203 in the U.S. in 2014, and is at #277 currently. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

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

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

Which version is better?

Korbin (#663 IN RECENT RANKINGS), Cory (#904), Korbyn (#996), Corbyn (#1433), Corben, Corbett and Corby are the prominent varying forms of Corbin (#277). Adoption of these relations of Corbin was common among parents in 1990 (ADOPTION OF 0.31%) and is now significantly lower (ADOPTION 0.12%, DOWN 60.1%), with the version Cory going out of style. Korbyn, Korbin and Corbin are three of the more contemporarily stylish birth names among these.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Corbin, Corben, Corbett, Corby, Corbyn in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Cory, Korbin, Korbyn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Corbin and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Borbon, Bordin, Cardin, Carlin, Carmin, Cobi, Cobie, Coffin, Colbie, Coldin, Colin, Collin, Colwin, Conlin, Coren, Corie, Corin, Cormic, Corrie, Corrin, Corwan, Corwin, Corwinn (see Corwin), Corwyn, Crain, Crepin, Dorrin, Durbin, Gorin, Gorrin, Harbin, Korin, Korrin, Lorin, Lorrin, Morfin, Norvin, Norwin, Robbin, Robin, Tobin, Torin and Torrin. These names tend to be more frequently used than Corbin.