Gender Feminine
Usage English
Pronounced Pron. kaw-REHT-ə  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Diminutive of Cora. It was borne by Coretta Scott King (1927-2006), the wife of Martin Luther King Jr.

Related Names

VariantsCorie, Corrie
Other Languages & CulturesCorinna, Korinna(Ancient Greek) Corine(Dutch) Corinne(French) Cora, Corinna, Kora(German) Korina(Greek) Cora, Kore, Korë(Greek Mythology) Corinna(Italian) Corina(Romanian) Corina(Spanish)


People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   wholesome   strong   strange   complex   serious  


Entry updated January 21, 2022