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Corbin

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1891 5 0 5
1898 6 0 6
1901 5 0 5
1912 11 0 11
1913 9 0 9
1914 14 0 14
1915 16 0 16
1916 16 0 16
1917 15 0 15
1918 20 0 20
1919 14 0 14
1920 26 0 26
1921 20 0 20
1922 18 0 18
1923 15 0 15
1924 14 0 14
1925 19 0 19
1926 13 0 13
1927 10 0 10
1928 6 0 6
1929 11 0 11
1930 14 0 14
1931 10 0 10
1932 16 0 16
1933 9 0 9
1934 15 0 15
1935 13 0 13
1936 6 0 6
1937 10 0 10
1938 7 0 7
1939 9 0 9
1940 13 0 13
1941 18 0 18
1942 18 0 18
1943 11 0 11
1944 11 0 11
1945 9 0 9
1946 9 0 9
1947 16 0 16
1948 15 0 15
1949 12 0 12
1950 7 0 7
1951 16 0 16
1952 21 0 21
1953 16 0 16
1954 16 0 16
1955 21 0 21
1956 21 0 21
1957 27 0 27
1958 19 0 19
1959 18 0 18
1960 18 0 18
1961 26 0 26
1962 22 0 22
1963 20 0 20
1964 27 0 27
1965 25 0 25
1966 31 0 31
1967 32 0 32
1968 41 0 41
1969 53 0 53
1970 68 0 68
1971 48 0 48
1972 69 0 69
1973 49 0 49
1974 61 0 61
1975 67 0 67
1976 86 0 86
1977 72 0 72
1978 65 0 65
1979 68 5 63
1980 64 0 64
1981 56 0 56
1982 60 0 60
1983 64 7 57
1984 74 6 68
1985 54 0 54
1986 79 0 79
1987 242 8 234
1988 387 13 374
1989 544 19 525
1990 544 16 528
1991 572 19 553
1992 601 18 583
1993 519 13 506
1994 611 29 582
1995 591 36 555
1996 572 30 542
1997 570 23 547
1998 866 19 847
1999 1,005 24 981
2000 1,058 24 1,034
2001 1,009 17 992
2002 1,035 15 1,020
2003 1,124 12 1,112
2004 1,230 18 1,212
2005 1,081 16 1,065
2006 1,192 12 1,180
2007 1,472 10 1,462
2008 1,355 14 1,341
2009 1,236 12 1,224
2010 1,370 12 1,358
2011 1,724 14 1,710
2012 1,626 9 1,617
2013 1,719 15 1,704
2014 1,932 13 1,919
2015 1,778 17 1,761

Fun Facts about the name Corbin

  • How many people with the first name Corbin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 31,670 babies born with the first name Corbin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Corbin to occupy the territory of Gibraltar (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 29,441 (as of July 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Corbin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1891 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Corbin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Corbin is Monday, January 23rd, 1871.
  • What year had the most people named Corbin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Corbin was in 2014 with a total of 1,919 babies. That's a lot of babies named Corbin!
  • Random Corbin Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Corbin ranks 88th in popularity as a baby boy's name in Utah. Imagine that, 75 babies in Utah have the same name as you in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Corbin: Your name in reverse order is Nibroc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Niobcr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Corbin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 26,876 people with the last name Corbin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Corbin? If you manage to meet 100,000 people in your life, chances are that 9 of them will have Corbin as their last name.

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Popularity of Corbin as a first name

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Popularity of Corbin as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Corbin U.S.
  White 75.18% 64.26%
  African American 19.85% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.45% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.44% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.12% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 1.97% 16.26%

Of Last Name Corbin

People with the last name Corbin are most frequently White or African American

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

English

Origin and Meaning of Corbin

The name "Corbin" is of English origin, and it means "Raven". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Wiktionary

Anglo-Norman nickname corb (“crow”), or shortened from the rare given name Corbinian of a Frankish eighth century saint, probably from Latin corvus (“crow, raven”).

  1. An English surname​.
  2. A male given name transferred from the surname.

Notable Persons With the Name Corbin

Corbin Bernsen

Corbin Bernsen is an actor and director. His career lasted from 1967 to 1967. Corbin was given the name Corbin Dean Bernsen on September 7th, 1954 in North Hollywood, California, U.S.

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Corbin Bleu

Corbin Bleu is an actor, model (people), dance, film producer, singer-songwriter, model, and dancer. His most notable accomplishments were from 1996 to present. Corbin was given the name Corbin Bleu Reivers by his parent David Reivers on February 21st, 1989 in Brooklyn, New York City, United States.

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Spooky Black

Spooky Black is a rhythm and blues musician. He was most prominent from 2013 to present. Spooky was given the name Corbin Smidzik on February 20th, 1998 in Baltimore. Spooky is also known as Spooky Black, Corbin, and Lil' Spook.

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Corbin Bryant

Corbin Bryant is a noteworthy human. He has had major accomplishments since 2011. Corbin was born on January 4th, 1988 in Chicago.

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Corbin Harney

Corbin Harney was an important human. Corbin was born on March 24th, 1920 in Bruneau, Idaho. He breathed his last breath on July 10th, 2007.

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Corbin Tomaszeski

Corbin Tomaszeski is an important human. Corbin was born Corbin Tomaszeski in 1972 in near Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Corbin

Baron Corbin

Baron Corbin is a football player. Baron was born on September 13th, 1984 in Lenexa, Kansas. Baron is also known as Pestock and Thomas (birth name).

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Paula Jones

Paula Jones is a civil service and civil servant. Paula was given the name Paula Rosalee Corbin on September 17th, 1966 in Lonoke, Arkansas.

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Barry Corbin

Barry Corbin is an actor. He has been prominent since 1960. Barry was given the name Leonard Barrie Corbin on October 16th, 1940 in Lamesa, Texas.

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Easton Corbin

Easton Corbin is a country music singer-songwriter. His ongoing career started in 2009. Easton was born on April 12th, 1982.

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Henry Corbin

Henry Corbin was a philosopher. Henry was born on April 14th, 1903 in Paris. He died on October 7th, 1978.

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Tyrone Corbin

Tyrone Corbin is a basketball player for the Atlanta Hawks, Sacramento Kings, San Antonio Spurs, Cleveland Cavaliers, Phoenix Suns, Minnesota Timberwolves, Utah Jazz, and Miami Heat. His most notable accomplishments were from 1985 to 2001. Tyrone was born on December 31st, 1962 in Columbia, South Carolina.

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  • Patrick Corbin
    (baseball player)
  • Philip Corbin
    (notable human)
  • William E. Corbin
    (inventor)
  • Virginia Lee Corbin
    (actor)
  • Henry Clark Corbin
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  • Michael H. Corbin
    (leading individual)
  • Serge Corbin
    (important somebody)
  • Pa Corbin
    (football player)

What does the name Corbin mean?

Cis for caress, a loving touch for your loved ones.

Ois for optimistic, look at the bright side!

Ris for resourceful, in any challenge that comes your way

Bis for befriend, it is so easy for you.

Iis for intellect, your high capacity for knowledge

Nis for natural, the genuine side of you.

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Sources: U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain). U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain). 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License). Wiktionary: Titles and License. Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.

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