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Gender: Male Pronunciation: kor-en-TAN Meaning of Corentin: "tempest, hurricane" Origin of Corentin: French, Breton

The name Corentin is a boy's name of French origin meaning "tempest, hurricane". Corentin and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names: Unusual and Rare and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

From the experts:

Corentin is an intriguing saint's name fashionable in France but virtually unknown here-- which you may consider a big plus. St. Corentin possessed a magical fish that regenerated itself each night, feeding himself and his lucky visitors in perpetuity.

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Famous People Named Corentin

Saint Corentin, Bishop of Quimper, France
Corentin Rahier, French ice dancer
Corentin Tolisso, French footballer
Corentin Louis Kervran, French biologist
Corentin Martins, French footballer and manager

Pop Culture References for the name Corentin

Corentin Feldoë, title character in a series of Belgian comics

Corey, Curi, Cory, Corentino, Tin, Kaou, Corien


katinka Says:


I think this is a beautiful name for a boy - really soft and melodic, but striking too. I also really like Florentin and Corin so I suppose the sounds in this name just appeal to me. Lovely.

autumnreverie Says:


I want to like it, but I can't get over its closeness to quarantine.