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What does Kerin mean?

Kerin /ker-in/ as a name for girls. The name Kerin means "Ireland; dark". Kerin is a version of Erin (Irish, Gaelic): from Éirinn and Éire. Kerin is also a variation of Kerrin (Irish, Gaelic).

Associated with: ireland (gaelic), dark (black)


Kerin has 2 variants: Kerryn and Keryn.

Kerin has 14 more different relations via Erin, Kerrin: Aeran, Aerin, Airin, Aren, Arin, Aryn, Eirin, Eirinn, Eiryn, Erina, Erinn, Eryn, Taryn and Terin.

Kreatif forms:
(female) Kerinna, Kerna, ..

(male) Kerinney, Kerney, ..

How popular is Kerin?

Kerin is an uncommonly occurring first name for women but a very prominent last name for all people (#28298 out of 150436, Top 19%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)


Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

Below is a charted comparison of the statistics of the girl name Kerin and related names. Popular variation forms of Kerin (not ranked) are Arin, Aryn, Erin (#325 in 2014), Erinn, Eryn (#1600) and Taryn (#853). These relations of Kerin were at the peak of their popularity 34 years ago (average #1152) and are now much less widespread (#1463, 91.5% less usage), with the form Erin becoming less trendy. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)

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


Kerin is pronounced similarly to Caren, Carin, Carine, Caron, Caryn, Corine, Corrin, Coryn, Karen, Kariann, Karinne, Karon, Karrin, Karyn, Karyne, Kerianne, Kerran, Kerrine, Kerron, Kerynne, Korine, Korrine, Koryn, Koryne and Korynn. Other suggested similar names are Bevin, Derrin, Devin, Farin, Kaelin, Kalin, Kamerin, Kamrin, Kari, Karie, Karina, Karis, Karlin, Karmin, Katrin, Keelin, Keni, Kenia, Kenina, Kera, Kerena, Keri, Keriana, Kerilyn, Kerra, Kerri, Kerria, Kerrie, Kerril, Kerry, Kerstin, Keryl, Kesia, Ketrina, Kevia, Kevyn, Kezia, Kiri, Kiria, Kori, Korie, Korina, Kris, Kylin, Kyria, Kyrie, Lorin, Marin, Perrin and Tarin. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kerin.