Coriander: unisex baby name meaning and popularity

Coriander

An herbal name derived from the Greek word “k√≥ris” meaning – wait for it – “bed bug.” And yes, your little Coriander will likely end up in your bed at least a handful of times, but you can’t deny that as “bed bugs” go, you’ve got the CUTEST EVER.

Nicknames:

Cor, Cori, Cory, Andy, Ander.

Famous people named Coriander:

There are no famous Corianders, until yours grows up to do something great.

Fun facts:

The stems and leaves of the coriander plant are called cilantro, and if you have a gene which detects aldehyde chemicals, you may think it tastes like soap.

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