[kawr-ee, kohr-ee; kawr-ey, kohr-ey]
Origin of kore
First recorded in 1915–20, kore is from the Greek word kórē girl
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Examples from the Web for kore
But he escaped, and the Swiss congratulated each other heartily (kore).A Complete Grammar of Esperanto
Ivy Kellerman Reed
"We wouldn't do it," said Kore, who was of a rather religious turn of mind.
Teak (p. 054) and Kore, two bosom chums, marched on the other side of the road.
"Kore was shot at Moabit Prison this morning," she said in a low voice.The Man with the Clubfoot
As the Kore is the representative of vegetable life, so Hestia stands in general for the indoor life, the family.Introduction to the History of Religions
Crawford Howell Toy
Word Origin and History for kore
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper