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Meaning and name origin

Caren \c(a)-ren\ as a girl's name is of Latin, Greek and Danish origin, and the meaning of Caren is "beloved; pure". Caren is a variant of Carina (Latin); late 19th-century coinage: pet form of Cara (like Carita) and partly inspired by Karin. Also a variant of Caron (Greek): variant of Karen. Caren is also used as a variant of Catherine (Greek) and Katherine (Greek).


Caren has 26 variant forms: Carin, Carine, Caronn, Caronne, Carren, Carrin, Carron, Carryn, Caryn, Carynn, Carynne, Karan, Karin, Karine, Karon, Karren, Karrin, Karryn, Karyn, Karynn, Kerran, Kerrin, Kerron, Kerrynn, Keryn, Kerynne.


Caren is a very popular first name for females (#1123 out of 4276, Top 26%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#36136 out of 88799, Top 41%) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Caren for girls. Caren reached its highest rank of #536 in the U.S. in 1950-1959. (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Caren name in U.S.

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

Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Caren and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Katherine (#83), Catherine (#170), Karen (#492), Karon, Karren, Karyn, Karin, Karan, Carina, Caron, Caryn and Caren. (2014 statistics).

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Caren, Carina, Caron, Caryn, Catherine, Karan, Karen, Karin, Karon, Karren in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Karyn, Katherine in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Carina, Catherine, Karen, Karin, Katherine outside U.S.

Similar Names

Caren is also pronounced similarly to Careen, Carreen, Carwen, Coreen, Coren, Corene, Corin, Coryn, Kareen, Karene, Keren and Koren. Other suggested similar baby names are Calen, Camren, Carden, Caree, Careena, Carel, Carena, Carenna, Carey, Carlen, Carma, Carmen, Carmi, Carmy, Carna, Casen, Cerena, Charin, Ciaran, Corena, Cyrena, Cyrene, Faren, Laren, Maren and Taren. These names tend to be less commonly used than Caren.