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cory is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of cory in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

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meanings of cory


  1. An English surname, a variant of Corey.
  2. A diminutive of the female given names Cora or Corinne and similar sounding names.
  3. A male given name transferred from the surname, variant of Corey.
  4. A female given name transferred from the surname, variant of Cori, masculine equivalent Corey.


  1. Any fish belonging to the genus Corydoras, a group of South American freshwater catfish.

cory frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word cory occurs in english on average 1.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics cory can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that cory can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

2) life, nature, and living environment;

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