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Girl Name: Coral

Name: Coral
Pronunciation: \c(o)-ral\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Carol, Caryl, Carel, Coralia, Corly
Variant forms: Coralee, Coralena, Coralie, Coraline, Corallina, Coralline, Coraly, Coralyn, Coralyne, Koral, Korall, Koralie, Koralline
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 1591
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 52377

Description

Coral \c(o)-ral\ as a girl's name is pronounced KOR-ul. It is of Latin origin. Late 19th-century coinage. Nature name: a semiprecious natural sea growth, often deep pink to red in color. Actress Coral Browne.

Coral has 13 variant forms: Coralee, Coralena, Coralie, Coraline, Corallina, Coralline, Coraly, Coralyn, Coralyne, Koral, Korall, Koralie and Koralline.

Baby names that sound like Coral are Carol, Caryl, Carel, Coralia and Corly.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Coral.

Popularity

Coral is a very popular first name for women (#1591 out of 4276) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for both men and women (#52377 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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