What does Noreen mean?
Associated with: irish.
(female) Nireen, Noreenni, ..
(male) Noreennai, Noreenni, ..
How popular is Noreen?
Noreen is a very prominent first name for women (#785 out of 4276, Top 18%) and also a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#27669 out of 150436, Top 18%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the baby name history of Noreen for girls. Noreen entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its apex rank of #351 in the U.S. during 1940-1949, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related girl names. Below is a graphed study of the history of Noreen and related names. Nora (#41 via latest list), Norah (#159), Norine, Norene and Nonie are the prominent variation forms of Noreen listed in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Norry, are seldom used. Usage of these relations of Noreen is common today (average #1366), except for the form Noreen which has fallen out of fashion. Nora and Norah are two of the more contemporarily stylish birth names in this list.
Noreen▼ is alike in pronunciation to Niran and Nureen. Other recommended names are Aireen, Breen, Careen, Coleen▼, Coree, Coreen, Coreene, Coren, Correen, Dareen, Doree, Doreen▼, Doreyn, Dorreen, Eireen, Ireen, Ivoreen, Joleen, Jorden, Kareen, Koree, Koreen, Koreena, Koren, Loree, Loreen, Loreene, Loren▼, Lorenn, Lorren, Mareen, Moreen, Morgen, Nadeen, Noeleen, Nolen, Nore, Norell, Norina, Norm, Norma▼, Normie, Norna, Norne, Nyree, Sareen, Treen, Zareen and Zoreen. These names tend to be less frequently used than Noreen.See names in meaning and etymology.