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What does Kerran mean?

Kerran Pronunciation of Kerran [ker-ran] as a girls' name means "pure". Kerran is a variant form of Karen (Danish, Greek): short transcription of Katherine.

Associated with: pure (virgin).


Kerran has 23 variants: Caren, Carin, Caron, Caronn, Carren, Carrin, Carron, Carryn, Caryn, Carynn, Carynne, Karan, Karin, Karon, Karren, Karrin, Karryn, Karyn, Kerrin, Kerron, Kerrynn, Keryn and Kerynne.

2 more related forms via Karen: Karna and Taran.

Creative forms:
(female) Kayran, Keran, ..

(male) Kerak, Kerlan, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kerran Jordynn (K.J.), ..

How popular is Kerran?

Kerran is a rare first name for women. Kerran is an equivalently unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Karen (#504 from current records), Karin, Karon, Karren, Karyn, Karan, Carin, Caron, Caryn and Caren are the popular related forms of Kerran (outside Top 2000). These forms of Kerran reached the height of their popularity 6 decades ago (median #790) and are now significantly less conventional (#1850, 99% less usage), with forms such as Caryn becoming somewhat dated. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Caren, Carin, Caron, Caryn, Karan in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Karen, Karin, Karon, Karren, Karyn in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Kerran is pronounced similarly to Corrin, Corryn, Kareen, Kariann, Karrine, Karynn, Keren, Keriann, Kerianne, Kerin, Kerrianne, Kerrine, Kerryn, Koreen, Koren, Korin, Korrin, Korrine, Koryn and Korynn. Other suggested similar names are Aeran, Cerian, Derran, Derrin, Derron, Dorran, Farran, Ferran, Ferryn, Kariana, Karma, Karman, Karra, Karrah, Karrena, Karrina, Keara, Keelan, Keera, Keira, Kellan, Kera, Kerena, Keriana, Kerianna, Kerra, Kerrey, Kerri, Kerria, Kerrie, Kerril, Kerry, Kerryl, Kierra, Kiriana, Kirra, Korrina, Kyrra, Merryn, Perran, Perren, Perrin, Perryn, Terra, Terrah, Terrin and Terryn. These names tend to be more frequently used than Kerran.

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