Corin Name Meaning & Origin
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When people get sloppy with pronunciation, it sounds like "Corn."
Corin, with a middle name beginning with "S", yields the initials C.S. After C.S. Lewis, the author of "The Horse and His Boy," in which Corin appears as an important character.
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French form of Quirinus, a Latin named derived from "quiris" which means "spear."
Quirinus was also an early Roman/Sabine god of war, later absorbed by Mars
- Famous real-life people named Corin
Corin Redgrave, English actor, brother of Vanessa and Lynn Redgrave
Corin Hewitt, American sculptor and photographer
Corin Nemec, American actor
- Corin in song, story & screen
Corin Thunderfist is a prince of Archenland (and a famous fighter) in the Narnia series by C S Lewis
Corin is an elderly shepherd in the play, "As You Like It" by William Shakespeare
Keep Ya Head Up by Tupac Shakur is dedicated to "a little girl named Corin"