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Girl Names Ending with -ren

Ren ending baby names and what they mean, with 28 results. -ren names are used more often as masculine names. These girl names were at the top of their popularity 6 decades ago (adoption of 3.62%) and have become much less widespread since (adoption 0.24%, 93.3%), with names like Karen becoming less stylish. Wren (#712) is the most fashionable baby name in this list, while Ogren (top 9%) and Boren (3%) are conventional -ren last names.

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Aren - Lauren | Lauren - Wren

Aren - Lauren

Var. of Arin. Derivative of Irish, Gaelic, Hebrew. "Ireland; mountain of strength." Ayen is a moderately common kid's name.

Form of Erin. Source fr. Irish, Gaelic. "Ireland." Unusual. Compare Aren and common last names Askren (top 19%), Kren (27%), with the -ren suffix. Unisex name.

Form of Bryn. Derivative of Welsh word. "Hill." Not in Top 2000. Cross-gender use.

Var. of Brenna. Stems fr. Gaelic word. "Little drop of water." Bren is uncommon as a birth name. Cross-gender use.

Form of Brenda. Stems fr. Old Norse language. "Sword." Bren is uncommon as a birth name. Cross-gender use.

Cameren, Camren, Kameren, Kamren1
Var. of Cameron. Derivative of Scottish, Gaelic words. "Crooked nose." Not Top 2000 names.

Katherine and variantsCaren1, Carren1, Karen1
Var. of Katherine. Derived fr. Greek. "Pure." Popularly used, with usage of 0.03% for Caren and variants as children's names in 2015, higher than 0.03% the previous year.

Var. of Carina. Based on Latin element. "Beloved." A somewhat offbeat children's name, Caren is however used fairly frequently as a surname. See also Carel.

Caren3, Carren2
Var. of Caron. Origin fr. Greek language. "Pure." Less used today. Caren was the form last recorded (the 1980s) in the Top 2000.

Caren4, Carren3, Catheren, Karen2
Forms of Catherine. From Greek. "Pure." Used somewhat widely as baby names, Caren, Karen, etc. are pronounced like the common Corene.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -ren names: Caren, Karen, Karren, Keren, Koren

Top 2000 baby names ranking of -ren names: Lauren, Loren

Form of Corin. Source fr. Latin language. "Spear." Gender-neutral name. Unusual as a baby name, but Coren is similar to the more conventional Caron.

Form of Deryn. Root fr. Welsh element. "Bird." Derin (upper 90%), Deken (61%) are popular surnames. See also Doreen.

Eiren, Iren
Forms of Irene. Stems fr. Greek. "Peace." Ilen and Ireni are creative forms.

Farren, var. Faren
Origin fr. English element. "Adventurous." Unusual, with the unusual androgynous-sounding -en ending for Farren, Faren, like Fallen.

Form of Gudrun. Origin fr. Scandinavian. "God rune." Uncommon. Gudren is not found in the US Demographics.

Var. of Kameron. Based on Scottish, Gaelic languages. "Crooked nose." Unconventional. Kamren is not found in the US Demographics. See also Kamrynn.

Karen and variantsKaren3, var. Caren5, Carren4, Karren, Taren
Derived fr. Danish, Greek. "Pure." Adoption of Karen and variants as children's names in 2015 was down 76% compared to the previous decade.

Origin fr. Hebrew element. "Glorious dignity." Somewhat common as a baby name, Keren is comparable to the popular Karren. See also Koreen.

Var. of Kora. Derived fr. Greek element. "Maiden." Used somewhat widely as a birth name, Koren is comparable to the conventional Karren. Also used for boys.

Lauren and variantsLauren, var. Laren, Larren, Loren1, Lorren, Loren2, L'Wren
Derived fr. Latin word. "The bay, or laurel plant." L'Wren, Laren, Larren and Lorren are more uncommon as children's names among the variations of Lauren.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for -ren names for girls.

1. Aren - Lauren
Arin [Aren], Erin [Aren], Bryn [Bren], Brenna [Bren], Brenda [Bren], Cameron [Camren, Kamren, Cameren, Kameren], Katherine [Karen, Caren, Carren], Carina [Caren], Caron [Caren, Carren], Catherine [Caren, Karen, Carren, Catheren], Corin [Coren], Deryn [Deren], Irene [Iren, Eiren], Farren [Faren], Gudrun [Gudren], Kameron [Kamren], Karen [Taren, Caren, Karren, Carren], Keren, Kora [Koren], Lauren [Laren, Loren, Larren, Lorren, L'Wren]

Laura [Loren, Lauren], Loren [Lorren], Mary [Maren], Perrin [Perren], Saffron [Saffren], Sharon [Sharen, Sharren], Taryn [Tarren], Wren

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