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All about the name Cora

Greek Origin
"Heart, Maiden"
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What does the name Cora mean? The meaning of the name Cora is Heart, Maiden. The origin of the name Cora is Greek. This is the culture in which the name originated, or in the case of a word, the language.
Alternate spellings: Kora
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Name Notes:

Cora is a name with Greek origins. The meaning of the name Cora is heart/maiden. An alternate spelling is Kora. Nicknames for the name Cora include Core and Corazon. Cora is another name for the Greek goddess Persephone.


Cat Cora is a famous chef. Cora Walton is the original name of singer Koko Taylor. Tom Cora is an American cellist.


Fictional Coras include Cora Crowley from Downton Abbey. Cora Munro was the main female character in Last of the Mohicans. On Once Upon a Time, Cora is the name of the Queen of Hearts. users who like the name Cora also like names that are of British origins.

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Songs about Cora
Darlin' Cora - Harry Belafonte