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Popularity
< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Corky

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: English
  • #12981 All Time
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How popular is the name "Corky" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1928707
19291358
1931606
1933606
1935707
1936707
1937606
1940707
1941606
194211011
1943707
194417017
194514014
194610010
194718612
194823716
1949808
195013013
195118018
195225520
195315015
195420119
195522022
195623518
195736729
195831031
195929524
196013013
196115015
196217017
196315015
1964505
196517017
1966909
196713013
196810010
1969606
1970707
1971808
1972909
197313013
1974909
197511011
197616016
197710010
197811011
1979606
1980808
1985808
1986909
1990707
1991505

Want to know about the populiarty of Corky? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 662 babies born with the name Corky in the United States. That's more than enough Corkies to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1928 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Corky" was in 1958 with a total of 31 babies.

According to the 1957 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Corky" is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1957. Across the entire United States a total of only 36 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Corky popular?




The map shows the relative popularity of the name Corky in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Corky" mean? The list below shows the origins of Corky as well as things modernly associated with the name Corky such as celebrities named Corky.

English

Origin and Meaning of Corky

The name "Corky" is of English origin, and it means "Variant of Corey Hill hollow". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Alternative Meanings

C is for casual, no pretension here.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

K is for kindness, you always show.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

Your name in reverse order is "Ykroc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ycrko". 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 Corky born Oct 18, 1947

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central India approximately on 1875. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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