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Other Forms FormsVariant transcriptions: Kornei, Kornej
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Contributor Contrib.Lucille on 10/21/2015
Meaning & History
Contracted form of KORNELIY
. Also compare CORNÉ
, which this name could be considered to be a cognate of.
A well-known bearer of this name was the Russian children's poet Korney Chukovsky (1882-1969).