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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Corney

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Alt. Meaning

C is for cuddle, those intimate moments you cherish.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

N is for nurturing, to all that need help

E is for exquisite, who could argue?

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

Notable Persons Named Corney

Corney Swanepoel is a swimmer. Corney was born on March 17th, 1986 in Potchefstroom.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Corney

Daniel Tammet is a writer and educator. Daniel was given the name Daniel Paul Corney on January 31st, 1979 in London.


Ed Corney is a bodybuilding and bodybuilder. Ed was born on November 9th, 1933 in Hawaii.



Peter Corney was a sailor. He breathed his last breath on August 31st, 1835.


Liberto Corney was a boxing and boxer. Liberto was born on February 20th, 1905 in Buenos Aires. He passed away in 1955.


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Popularity of Corney as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Corney U.S.
  White 65.49% 64.26%
  African American 26.94% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.87% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.03% 16.26%

Of Last Name Corney

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

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Fun Facts about the name Corney

  • How Popular is the name Corney? Corney is the 43,199th most popular name of all time. As a last name Corney was the 37,492nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Corney have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 65 babies born with the first name Corney in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Corney? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Corney first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Corney is Thursday, January 10th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Corney born? The highest recorded use of the first name Corney was in 1987 with a total of 8 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Corney: Your name in reverse order is Yenroc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nceoyr. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Corney? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 594 people with the last name Corney.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Corney? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Corney as their last name since less than 1 person in 500k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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