First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Corra mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Corra

User Submitted Meanings

  • According to a user from North Carolina, United States, the name Corra is of Scottish origin and means "Earth goddesees, mother goddess".
Other origins: Greek

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Alt. Meaning

C is for congenial, your pleasing way.

O is for optimistic, look at the bright side!

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

R is for relish, you seek a challenge.

A is for altruism, the unselfish you.

Notable Persons Named Corra

Corra May Harris was a novelist and journalist. Corra was given the name Corra Mae White on March 17th, 1869 in Elbert County, Georgia. They breathed their last breath on February 7th, 1935.


Corra was born on January 22nd, 1938 in Vereeniging.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Corra

Tom Cora was a jazz, experimental rock, experimental music, and free improvisation musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 1979 to 1998. Tom was given the name Thomas Henry Corra on September 14th, 1953 in Virginia, United States. He died on April 9th, 1998.


Bruno Corra was a writer and screenwriter. Bruno was given the name Bruno Ginanni Corradini on June 9th, 1892 in Ravenna, Italy. He died on November 20th, 1976.


Henry Corra is a film director. Henry was born on November 11th, 1955 in United States.


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Popularity of Corra as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Corra U.S.
  White 80.93% 64.26%
  African American 1.36% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 16.89% 16.26%

Of Last Name Corra

People with the last name Corra are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Corra

  • How Popular is the name Corra? Corra is the 22,235th most popular name of all time. As a last name Corra was the 55,841st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Corra have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 288 babies born with the first name Corra in the United States. That's more than enough people named Corra to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Corra? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Corra first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Corra is Wednesday, July 21st, 1875.
  • What year had the most people named Corra born? The highest recorded use of the first name Corra was in 2015 with a total of 28 babies.
  • Random Corra Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Corra is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Corra: Your name in reverse order is Arroc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Craor. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Corra? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 367 people with the last name Corra.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Corra? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Corra as their last name since less than 1 person in 833k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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).
  • Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.