The name Kore is a girl's name meaning "maiden". Kore and is often added to user-created lists like Astronomy Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".
From the experts:
Kore is the original Greek form of the modern Cora, a name that's heading straight for the top of the charts in the English-speaking world. Kore was an alternate name for Persephone, goddess of the underworld. Spelling the name Kore may tip it toward the short form Kory or Korey.