Gender: Female Pronunciation: kah-RIHN-na Meaning of Corinna: "maiden" Origin of Corinna: Greek

Corinna Origin and Meaning

The name Corinna is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "maiden".

Delicate and gentle old-fashioned name, the kind found in early English poetry. While Corinna and the original Green Korinna are technically diminutives of the ancient Kore, now the popular Cora, this name will often be mistaken for other similar-sounding though unrelated names, such as Karenna. But it's pretty and is backed by more tradition than you'd guess.

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Daiseymae Says:


This is my best friend's name, and she was named after the1963 song "Corinna, Corinna". It is pronounced Cor-reena and not ca-rinna

tavimh Says:


Heroine of the fantastic book, The Folk Keeper, by Franny Billingsley

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