in the U.S.
- Gender: Boy
- Origin: Irish
- Meaning: Hollow
- #377 All Time
Pronunciation of Corey
How popular is the name "Corey" in the U.S.?
|Year||Total Babies Born||Girls Born||Boys Born||Ranking|
|1969||5,069||142||4,927||#58 boy name|
|1970||3,935||120||3,815||#84 boy name|
|1971||3,914||142||3,772||#77 boy name|
|1972||3,144||151||2,993||#95 boy name|
|1973||3,238||215||3,023||#89 boy name|
|1974||3,594||216||3,378||#77 boy name|
|1975||4,150||267||3,883||#71 boy name|
|1976||4,724||284||4,440||#64 boy name|
|1977||6,392||348||6,044||#52 boy name|
|1978||5,237||298||4,939||#61 boy name|
|1979||5,028||290||4,738||#63 boy name|
|1980||4,718||281||4,437||#68 boy name|
|1981||4,515||267||4,248||#69 boy name|
|1982||4,215||274||3,941||#74 boy name|
|1983||4,256||289||3,967||#74 boy name|
|1984||4,535||294||4,241||#69 boy name|
|1985||5,607||378||5,229||#63 boy name|
|1986||6,160||392||5,768||#62 boy name|
|1987||6,772||330||6,442||#57 boy name|
|1988||7,648||324||7,324||#56 boy name|
|1989||8,289||286||8,003||#55 boy name|
|1990||8,009||319||7,690||#56 boy name|
|1991||7,220||295||6,925||#58 boy name|
|1992||6,394||257||6,137||#65 boy name|
|1993||5,937||261||5,676||#68 boy name|
|1994||5,504||225||5,279||#73 boy name|
|1995||5,181||206||4,975||#74 boy name|
|1996||4,229||144||4,085||#94 boy name|
Want to know about the populiarty of Corey? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 187,765 babies born with the name Corey in the United States. That's more than enough Coreies to occupy the country of Samoa with an estimated population of 186,340 (as of November 7, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1919 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Corey" was in 1989 with a total of 8,003 babies. (That's a lot of baby Coreies)
According to the 1992 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Corey" ranks #30 in popularity as a baby boy's name in West Virginia. Imagine that, 94 babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 1992. Across the entire United States a total of 6,394 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Corey popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Corey in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the west? Search for the name to check your answer!
Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations
Have you been wondering what does the name "Corey" mean? The list below shows the origins of Corey as well as things modernly associated with the name Corey such as celebrities named Corey.
Origin and Meaning of Corey
The name "Corey" is of Irish origin, and it means "Hollow". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.
Corey Taylor is a musician, singer, songwriter, and actor specializing in alternative metal, heavy metal, nu metal, and groove metal music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1990 to present. Corey was born in 1973 as Corey Todd Taylor in Des Moines, Iowa, US.
C is for compatible, a friend's friend.
O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.
R is for refreshing, the sparkling you.
E is for easy going, no ruffles here.
Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.
Your name in reverse order is "Yeroc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ocery". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
Past life for Corey born Dec 29, 1934
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Tibet approximately on 1550. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.
Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.
Name poster for Corey
Here's something for you to ponder on...
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