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Corey Meaning


What does Corey mean?

The name Corey is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Corey is "from the hollow".

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "seething pool".

Corey is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Co-rey.

The Given Name Corey

Corey appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

This great little unisex name has a natural familiarity.

Although often used, your enchanting little Corey, is sure to make it all their own.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Corey Feldman, Corey Graham, and Corey Haim.

Corey Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 5,788 in baby name popularity for girls with 22 occurrences. It ranked 415 in baby name popularity for boys with 760 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 6,488 in baby name popularity for girls with 19 occurrences. It ranked 415 in baby name popularity for boys with 748 occurrences.

View the Corey Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Corey has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Corey to other names.

Corey Related Names

Variants of the name Corey include Cori, Corie, Cory, Korey.

The names Coire, Corky, Corley, Corrick are all forms of Corey.

Famous Coreys

  • Corey Feldman ~ Actor
  • Corey Graham ~ Football Player
  • Corey Haim ~ Actor

Corey Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Corey.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Corey Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Corey in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Corey.

Just for fun, see the name Corey in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Corey in Nautical Flags page.