• <100 Koro
First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Koro

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From Malay and Indonesian for "turtle."

  1. (psychology) A delusional syndrome found in Malay and southern Chinese populations, characterized by a belief that the subject's penis will retract into the abdomen and cause death.

koro was also found in the following language(s): Esperanto, Fijian, Fur, Japanese, Maori, Nama, and Rapa Nui

Notable Persons Named Koro

Koro Koné is a soccer player for the AC Arles-Avignon, Jomo Cosmos F.C., Grasshopper Club Zürich, Hertha BSC II, FC Spartak Trnava, Dijon FCO, CS Constantine, and Ivory Coast national football team. Koro was born on July 5th, 1989 in Abidjan.


Koro Wētere is a Minister of Māori Affairs. Their career lasted from 1984 to 1990. Koro was born on June 22nd, 1935.


Koro Dewes was an influential somebody. Koro was born in 7. He passed away on August 17th, 2010.


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Fun Facts about the name Koro

  • When was the first name Koro first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Koro is Tuesday, August 14th, 1894.
  • How unique is the name Koro? From 1880 to 2016 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Koro. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Koro: Your name in reverse order is Orok. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Okro. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Koro born Jul 3, 1972

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 Southern China approximately on 1075. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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