from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. An English surname.
- proper n. A male given name transferred from the surname.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A raven; a crow.
Anglo-Norman nickname corb "crow", or shortened from the rare given name Corbinian of a Frankish eighth century saint, probably from Latin corvus, "crow, raven". (Wiktionary)