Korin

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
407
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Korin

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Ko"rin
The gazelle.
Wiktionary
  1. A small gazelle native to West Africa, Eudorcas rufifrons.

korin was also found in the following language(s): Finnish and Japanese

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How popular is the baby name Korin in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1954 6 6 0
1960 6 6 0
1961 7 7 0
1962 9 9 0
1963 12 12 0
1964 11 11 0
1965 5 5 0
1966 7 7 0
1967 12 12 0
1968 12 12 0
1969 13 13 0
1970 15 15 0
1971 15 15 0
1972 12 12 0
1973 14 14 0
1974 24 24 0
1975 16 16 0
1976 12 12 0
1977 28 28 0
1978 42 42 0
1979 32 32 0
1980 27 27 0
1981 39 39 0
1982 36 36 0
1983 21 21 0
1984 18 18 0
1985 34 34 0
1986 30 30 0
1987 23 23 0
1988 30 30 0
1989 32 32 0
1990 44 39 5
1991 30 30 0
1992 32 32 0
1993 29 29 0
1994 29 23 6
1995 23 23 0
1996 23 23 0
1997 42 42 0
1998 22 22 0
1999 33 27 6
2000 35 30 5
2001 24 18 6
2002 28 18 10
2003 31 21 10
2004 27 20 7
2005 29 17 12
2006 29 21 8
2007 15 15 0
2008 14 14 0
2009 15 10 5
2010 7 7 0
2011 9 9 0
2012 7 7 0
2013 7 7 0
2014 10 5 5
2015 7 7 0
2016 7 7 0
2017 12 5 7

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Popularity of Korin as a first name

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Popularity of Korin as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Korin U.S.
  White 85.50% 64.26%
  African American 1.97% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 7.13% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.46% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.95% 16.26%

Of Last Name Korin

People with the last name Korin are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Korin

  • How Popular is the name Korin? Korin is the 9,279th most popular name of all time. As a last name Korin was the 51,176th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Korin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,220 babies born with the first name Korin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Korin to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Korin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1954 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Korin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Korin is Saturday, February 14th, 1903.
  • What year had the most people named Korin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Korin was in 1978 with a total of 42 babies.
  • Random Korin Factoid: According to the 1988 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Korin is not a popular baby girl's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1988.
  • Weird things about the name Korin: Your name in reverse order is Nirok. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Knoir. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Korin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 407 people with the last name Korin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Korin? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Korin as their last name since less than 1 person in 714k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • 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.
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