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What does Kerrin mean?

Kerrin Pronunciation of Kerrin [ker-rin] as a girls' name is of Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Kerrin is "dark". From Ciaran.

Associated with: irish, dark (black).


Kerrin has 3 variants: Kerin, Kerryn and Keryn.

Related girl names: Karen and Kerry.

Creative forms:
(female) Kayrin, Kerna, ..

(male) Kerna, Kerny, ..

Middle name pairings:
Kerrin Iliana (K.I.), ..

How popular is Kerrin?

Kerrin is an uncommon given name for females. Kerrin is an equivalently unique surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Prominent alternative forms of Kerrin (outside Top 2000) are Karen (#504 the previous year) and Kerry. Adoption of these relations of Kerrin was widespread among parents in the 1960s (adoption of 3.6%) and is now significantly lower (adoption 0.03%, 99.2% less). (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Karen, Kerry in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Kerrin is pronounced similarly to Carin, Carrin, Carryn, Corin, Corrin, Karan, Karin, Karon, Karren, Karrine, Karryn, Karyn, Karynn, Keriann, Kerran, Kerrianne, Kerrine, Kerron, Kerrynn, Koreen, Koren, Korrin, Korrine, Korrinne and Korynn. Other suggested similar names are Aerin, Berrit, Cerria, Cerrina, Derron, Farrin, Ferryn, Gerrie, Jerri, Jerrie, Kamrin, Karaina, Kareina, Karina, Karlin, Karmin, Karri, Karrie, Karrina, Katrin, Keri, Keriana, Kerra, Kerrey, Kerrie, Kerril, Kerstin, Ketrina, Korina, Korrie, Korrina, Lorrin, Marrin, Merri, Merrie, Merril, Merryn, Perran, Perren, Perri, Perrie, Perrine, Perris, Perryn, Terin, Terri, Terrie, Terrin, Terrina and Terryn. These names tend to be more commonly used than Kerrin.

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