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Meaning & Origins

From an Old French personal name of Germanic (Frankish) origin, derived from wald ‘rule’ + heri, hari ‘army’. This was adopted by the Normans and introduced by them to England, superseding the native Old English form, Wealdhere. It was a very popular name in medieval England, normally pronounced ‘Water’.
133rd in the U.S.
Scottish: 1. habitational name from places in Arran, Dumfries, and elsewhere, named Corrie, from Gaelic coire ‘cauldron’, applied to a circular hanging valley on a mountain. 2. Scottish spelling of northern Irish McCorry ‘son of Godfrey’. See also Curry, McGorry.
23,509th in the U.S.

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