Name Cora Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Cora


Cora is a ♀ girl’s name.

What is the origin of the name Cora?

Today, Cora is considered a short variant of the names Corinna, Cordula or Cornelia, but Cora was originally a Latinized form of the Greek name Kórē / Κόρη.

What does the name Cora mean?

Cora means “maiden” (from ancient Greek “kórē/κόρη”), “of the Cornelius family”, “horn” (from Cornelia) and
“born late” or “heart” (from Cordula).

Pronunciation of Cora

Variants of the name Cora


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Popularity of the name Cora

The name Cora is ranked #1419 overall.

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