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Kory - Meaning of Kory

What does Kory mean?

[ 2 syll. ko-ry, kor-y ] The baby boy name Kory is sometimes used as a girl name. It is pronounced as KAOR-iy- †. Kory is largely used in the English language, and it is derived from Old Norse and Irish Gaelic origins.

Kory is a variant spelling of the name Corey (English).

Kory is also a variant of the name Corrigan (English).

See also the related category irish.

Kory is unusual as a baby name for boys. Its usage peaked modestly in 1989 with 0.029% of baby boys being given the name Kory. Its ranking then was #373. The baby name has since experienced a substantial fall in popularity, and is now of irregular use. In 2018, among the group of boy names directly linked to Kory, Corey was the most frequently used. Kory has predominantly been a baby boy name in the past century.

Baby names that sound like Kory include Kauri, Kaury, Khori, Khory, Korey, Kori, Korie, Korrey, Korri, Korrie, Korry, Coree, Corey, Corie, Corri, Cory, Kaiser, Kakar, Karey, and Kari.

† Pronunciation for Kory: 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)"


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