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Aren (girl)

What does Aren mean?

Aren Pronunciation of Aren [aren] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Aren). The meaning of Aren is "Ireland; mountain of strength". Aren is an alternate form of Arin (Irish, Gaelic, Hebrew): variation of Erin.

Associated with: ireland (gaelic), mountain, strength.


Aren has 17 variants: Aeran, Aerenne, Aerin, Aerynne, Airin, Arinne, Aryn, Eireann, Eirin, Eirinn, Eiryn, Eirynn, Erienne, Erinn, Erinne, Eryn and Erynn.

5 more different relations via Arin, Erin: Eire, Erina, Kerin, Taryn and Terin.

Creative forms:
(female) Aien, Anen, ..

(male) Arar, Arex, ..

Middle name pairings:
Aren Peighton (A.P.), ..

How popular is Aren?

Aren is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Aren is an unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Aren (not in Top 2000) are Erin (#337 the previous year), Taryn (#1062), Eryn (#1709), Erinn, Arin and Aryn. Other variants, like Eire, are seldom used. These forms of Aren were popular as baby names in the 1980s (adoption of 0.9%) and have become much less common since (adoption 0.1%, 92.2%), with versions such as Erin going out of style. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Arin, Aryn, Erin, Erinn, Eryn, Taryn in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Erin outside U.S.

Similar Names

Aren is pronounced similarly to Aeron, Aireen, Arene, Ariane, Arwen, Arwyn, Aryane, Aurene, Auron, Eireen, Eiren, Eirene, Eirwen, Erene, Euron, Eurwen, Ireen, Iren, Irene, Irine and Orane. Other recommended names are Ade, Adel, Aden, Adene, Adin, Adrea, Adrien, Aiden, Alea, Alena, Aley, Ame, Amee, Amey, Ann, Aram, Ardea, Ardeen, Arden, Ardena, Arela, Arely, Arena, Arete, Aria, Ariel, Arina, Arlan, Arlean, Arlen, Arlena, Arlet, Arly, Arlyn, Armen, Arna, Arona, Aruna, Aspen, Aurea, Ave, Aven, Avena, Bren, Caren, Deren, Eden, Faren, Gwen, Karen, Keren, Loren, Pen and Wren. These names tend to be more commonly used than Aren.

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