Coral

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From coral.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Coral

  1. A female given name.
    • 1990, Ed McBain, Vespers, Mandarin (1991), ISBN 0749305967, page 78:
      "Where are you from originally, Coral?" / "Indiana." / "Lots of Corals out there, I bet." / She hesitated, seemed about to flare, and then smiled instead, showing a little gap between two front teeth. "Well, it was Cora Lucille, I guess, " she said, still smiling, looking very much like a Cora Lucille in that moment.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used since the end of the 19th century, mostly in the UK.

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