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662
in the U.S.
since 1880
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<100
in the U.S.
in 2010

Corky

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How popular is the baby 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

Fun Facts about the name Corky

  • How many people with the first name Corky have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 662 babies born with the first name Corky in the United States. That's more than enough people named Corky to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Corky? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1928 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Corky first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Corky is Saturday, August 7th, 1909.
  • What year had the most people named Corky born? The highest recorded use of the first name Corky was in 1958 with a total of 31 babies.
  • Random Corky Factoid: According to the 1958 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first 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 1958.
  • Weird things about the name Corky: Your name in reverse order is Ykroc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Yrokc. How do you pronounce that?
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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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.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
adjective Cork"y
Senses
  1. Consisting of, or like, cork; dry shriveled up."Bind fast hiss corky arms." [Shak.]
  2. Tasting of cork.
Other Dictionary Sources
  1. (of wine) tainted in flavor by a cork containing excess tannin

cork +‎ -y

  1. (Australia, slang) An injury caused by a blow ("corking").

Other Inspirations for the Name Corky

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Corky Carroll

What does the name Corky mean?

Cis for comic, laughter is your tonic.

Ois for optimistic, look at the bright side!

Ris for refreshing, the sparkling you.

Kis for kindle, the warmth in others.

Yis for yearn, your innermost desires.

Past life for Corky born May 23, 1927

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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 Central Africa approximately on 1550. Your profession was farmer, weaver, and tailor.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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