Corneille name meaning

Updated: March 17th, 2024
Gender: Boy
Origin: Latin and Old French
Usage: French
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Corneille cor-neille
Meaning: Horn and Raven
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What does Corneille mean?

The boy name Corneille is originated from Latin and Old French used majorly in French language, Corneille means "Horn or Raven". Corneille is variation of famed and ceaseless Cornell. Cornell is version of pious and persistent Cornelius.

Cornell is short form of Cornelius. Cornell means Horn is majorly used in English, French and German has origin in Latin and Old French. Corneille is celebrated on September 16th.

How do I pronounce Corneille?

The two syllabled name Corneille is pronounced, cor-neille. There are multiple ways to say the baby name, i.e., corne(il)-le.

Variants of Corneille

Cornelius, Cornell, Corneil, Cornelio, Cornel, Canny

Names that rhyme with Corneille

How popular is the name Corneille?

Corneille is an uncommon baby name in France, although it has been in use since 1900 but could not make beyond the top 400. Over 313 people have been named Corneille in France.

But Corneille is a popular baby name in DR Congo where every 1 in 4000 have the name. According to our findings, at least 20000 people have been bestowed Corneille around the globe.


Corneille in Nordic countries

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Here's what numbers has to say about Corneille

You would do anything for the people you love. You are trustworthy, a good listener and an awesome friend. Playing with words and using metaphors to confuse people is your specialty. You are always being straight. You can't hide emotions because it shows in your eyes how you feel at the moment. You lack self-confidence and self-reliance. You have a strong will to succeed in life. If letter C is your cornerstone, you have a highly developed intuition.

Other names similar to Corneille, for would be moms

  •  Markus - Popular boy name Markus is rooted from Latin and Greek which is commonly used in Greenlandic and Scandinavian languages, meaning of Markus is "God of War Mars Ordained, Dedicated to Mars (The Roman God of War) or Dedicated to the God Mars"
  •  Marylin - Eminent Marylin is used mainly in English, Swedish and Danish has its origin in Hebrew and Latin and a girl name, Marylin means "Sea of Bitterness, Bitter or Wished-for Child"
  •  Carynn - Of Old Greek and Latin origin, Unwonted Carynn means "Modern Variant of Karen or Pure" which is notably used in English is used as a girl name
  •  Cristabella - Cristabella's meaning is -Bel and Christina has origin in Latin is used as a baby girl name. Cristabella is resulted from Christabel.
  •  Eligio - Originated from Latin, Unwonted Eligio means "Eligere" which is used in Spanish and Italian is used customarily as a boy name
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Sibling Names for Corneille

Are you expecting a new bundle of joy and considering the name "Corneille" for your baby? This French-origin name meaning "crow" could be a unique and elegant choice. To help you find the perfect match for a sibling name, here are some suggestions that complement Corneille's charm and character.

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Famous people named Corneille

  • Corneille de Lyon, Dutch painter of portraits who was active in Lyon
  • Corneille Heymans, Belgian physiologist
  • Corneille Guillaume Beverloo, Dutch artist
  • Corneille, musical artist

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