Corbett Origin and Meaning

The name Corbett is a boy's name meaning "raven".

This British surname has a somewhat aristocratic air, which ties in to its association with the early American boxing champ "Gentleman Jim" Corbett. CORBIN, which has the same meaning, is slightly more user friendly.

# 822 in the US

Corbett Rank in US Top 1000

Famous People Named Corbett

  • Corbett MonicaAmerican comedian
  • Corbett DennenyCanadian ice hockey player
  • James "Gentleman Jim" CorbettEnglish boxer
  • John Joseph CorbettAmerican actor

Corbett in Pop Culture

  • Corbett Stackhousecharacter on TV's "True Blood"
  • CorbettsScottish mountain range

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