[ 2 syll. ko-ri, kor-i ] The baby girl name Kori is also used as a boy name, though it is far more popular for girls. It is pronounced KAOR-iy- †. Kori is of Old Greek and Old Norse origin. It is used mainly in English.
Kori is a form of the English and French Cora in the English language.
Kori is also a form of the English Corey.
Kori is somewhat popular as a baby girl name, and it is also perceived as rather trendy. The name has been increasing in popularity since the 2010s. At the recent height of its usage in 2016, 0.025% of baby girls were named Kori. It was #631 in rank then. In 2018, it ranked at #734 with a usage of 0.021%. Within the family of girl names directly related to Kori, Cora was the most popular. It was 9 times more regularly used than Kori in 2018. Kori has in the last century been primarily given to baby girls.
† Pronunciation for Kori: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"