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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 12 Views | 🔊 13 Pronunciations
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Gender: Female

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Maiden or young woman

Pronunciation: kôr-ē, /ˈkɔːreɪ/, K AO R

Popularity Rank: #47,684

On this page:

  • 1. Kore Meaning
  • 2. Kore Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Kore
  • 4. Translations of Kore
  • 5. Kore Name Popularity
  • 6. Kore popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Kore
  • 8. Kore Name Poster
  • 9. Names similar to Kore

Kore Meaning

Kore is a Greek name derived from the word 'kore' meaning 'maiden' or 'young woman'. In Greek mythology, Kore was an epithet of Persephone, the daughter of Demeter and queen of the Underworld.

Kore also means "Maiden or young woman".

Kore is commonly found in Iraq, Turkey, United States of America, and 51 more countries.

Kore Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: kôr-ē

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /ˈkɔːreɪ/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: K AO R

K: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

AO: Pronounce as in "thought" (TH AO T)

R: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

How to pronounce Kore?

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Translations of Kore

Kore Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Kore is recorded 643 times globally, ranking it as the 47,684th most common name worldwide.

Kore is most prevalent in Iraq, with 163 occurrences, making it the 7,429th most popular name in the country.

In Iraq, the name Kore is found among 1 in every 7549 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Kore Popularity by Country

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Iraq#7,4291 : 7,549
Turkey#10,9491 : 17,155
United States of America#32,6671 : 44,125
Mexico#15,9941 : 27,297
Saudi Arabia#56,7301 : 103,293
Egypt#52,0051 : 88,231
Spain#15,2471 : 27,274
India#17,4391 : 37,992
France#31,1611 : 59,272
Nigeria#20,9501 : 52,712

List of countries the name Kore is rarely found

Kore popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Kore from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

Famous People with Name Kore

Nicknames for Kore

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Kore Name Poster

Kore Name Poster

Names similar to Kore

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