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Morena

What does Morena mean?

Morena Pronunciation of Morena [more-na] as a girls' name is pronounced moh-RAY-nah. It is of Spanish origin, and the meaning of Morena is "brown, brown-haired".

Affiliated girl name: Maureen.

Associated with: brown.

Variations

Creative forms:
(female) Maerena, Moirena, ..

(male) Morein, Moreon, ..

Middle name pairings:
Morena Cheyenne (M.C.), ..

How popular is Morena?

Morena is an uncommonly occurring given name for females but a very prominent surname for all people (#21590 out of 150436, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with similar and related girl names. Below is a charted analysis of the ranking of Morena and related names. Maureen is the only prominent variation form of Morena (outside Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000. This form of Morena was popular as a baby name 65 years ago (usage of 0.17%), but now, Maureen has become somewhat dated. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Maureen in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Morena and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Morena is alike in pronunciation to Mareena, Mareina, Marena, Mariana, Marina, Marinna, Maroona, Merona, Merrona, Mirana, Miriana, Morwena, Morwenna, Morwina, Morwinna and Morwynna. Other suggested similar names are Carena, Colena, Coren, Corene, Correna, Cyrena, Dorea, Dorene, Dorina, Dorona, Drena, Eirena, Irena, Jorene, Kerena, Koren, Korena, Korenda, Lorena, Lorenn, Lorenna, Lorenza, Lorna, Lorrna, Madena, Makena, Malena, Marcena, Marien, Marin, Marine, Marinn, Marlena, Marnia, Marnya, Matrena, Maurene, Maxena, Merna, Milena, Mireya, Mirna, Mona, Morela, Morine, Morisa, Morna, Morwyn, Moyna, Murna, Myrna, Noreena, Serena, Sirena, Tarena, Terena, Urena, Verena and Zorina. These names tend to be more commonly used than Morena.

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