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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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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1928 7 0 7
1929 13 5 8
1931 6 0 6
1933 6 0 6
1935 7 0 7
1936 7 0 7
1937 6 0 6
1940 7 0 7
1941 6 0 6
1942 11 0 11
1943 7 0 7
1944 17 0 17
1945 14 0 14
1946 10 0 10
1947 18 6 12
1948 23 7 16
1949 8 0 8
1950 13 0 13
1951 18 0 18
1952 25 5 20
1953 15 0 15
1954 20 11 9
1955 22 0 22
1956 23 5 18
1957 36 7 29
1958 31 0 31
1959 29 5 24
1960 13 0 13
1961 15 0 15
1962 17 0 17
1963 15 0 15
1964 5 0 5
1965 17 0 17
1966 9 0 9
1967 13 0 13
1968 10 0 10
1969 6 0 6
1970 7 0 7
1971 8 0 8
1972 9 0 9
1973 13 0 13
1974 9 0 9
1975 11 0 11
1976 16 0 16
1977 10 0 10
1978 11 0 11
1979 6 0 6
1980 8 0 8
1985 8 0 8
1986 9 0 9
1990 7 0 7
1991 5 0 5

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 1962 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Corky" is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 1962. Across the entire United States a total of only 17 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 west? 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 confident, no doubts here!

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

R is for rational, the way you think.

K is for keen, your sense of honesty.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Your name in reverse order is "Ykroc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ocykr". 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 Apr 18, 2009

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 USA South-Central approximately on 1650. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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