Coral

Coral - A very unique female name



  Aug 24,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Coral appeared on the charts for the first time in 1913 on position #1089. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Coral and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Coral? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Coral. The baby girl name Coral was given to 121 baby girls in 2012, ranking #1331 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 11,680 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Coral peaked in popularity 101 years ago in 1918 on position 1026.



Famous with this name

Coral Peņa
Maria Coral
Coral Cano


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Coral is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Coral is currently topping the baby name charts in Hawaii at position #281 - and is the least popular in New York at position #2,018.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Coral is where you live.


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Coral origin and meaning

Coral is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Coral, pop culture references for the name Coral and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Coral

We've found the following names that sound similar to Coral, sorted by popularity.

Carol / Cheryl / Carla / Carole / Carly / Carley / Charlie / Carlie / Carlee / Carli /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121331
20111448
20101492
20091611
20081490
20071344
20061213
20051207
20041079
20031233
20021214
20011204
20001233
19991137
19981154
19971155
19961098
19951127
19941107
19931078
19921035
19911034
19901149
19891291
19881623
19871525
19861561
19851280
19841547
19831689
19821410
19811363
19801368
19791483
19781734
19771463
19761549
19751714
19741685
19732260
19722283
19712716
19702463
19692594
19682226
19672201
19661843
19651819
19641375
19631705
19621727
19611306
19601324
19591234
19581178
19571252
19561408
19551254
19541244
19531642
19521234
19511359
19501577
19491471
19481349
19471354
19461392
19451550
19441559
19431351
19421384
19401584
19391160
19381441
19371580
19361319
19351210
19341599
19331467
19321182
19311345
19301720
19291112
19281342
19241721
19231196
19221226
19211533
19201432
19191602
19181026
19171203
19161239
19131089

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Hawaii281
Washington444
Oregon559
Florida662
California886
Arizona993
Texas1355
Illinois1697
New York2018

Even more about Coral


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Coral a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Coral?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1918
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Coral
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 11,680
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1913
2012 births +121

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