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What does Orinda mean?

Orinda Pronunciation of Orinda [orin-da] as a girls' name is pronounced or-RIN-dah. It is of Latin origin. Possibly related to the Spanish word "oro" meaning "gold" or a variant of the Spanish word "linda" meaning "pretty". A 17th-century poetic name and the place name of a town in California.

Associated with: gold, pretty (beautiful), 17th century.


Creative forms:
(female) Orinka, Orinna, ..

(male) Orindo, Orinlo, ..

Middle name pairings:
Orinda Rowyn (O.R.), ..

How popular is Orinda?

Orinda is a rare given name for women and an equally unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Orinda has not been listed in the list thus far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Orinda name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Orinda outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Alinda, Arina, Arlinda, Arminda, Barinda, Branda, Brenda, Brianda, Brina, Brinda, Brinna, Brynda, Cinda, Corinda, Darinda, Derinda, Dorinda, Drina, Dyrinda (see Dorinda), Elinda, Erina, Erinna, Erlinda, Frida, Frieda, Glinda, Hinda, Irida, Irina, Larinda, Linda, Lorinda, Marinda, Minda, Olida, Olina, Olinda, Olinia, Olynda, Onida, Orania, Orelda, Oria, Oriana, Orianna, Orielda, Orilla, Orina, Orinthia, Oriola, Orlanda, Orna, Ornina, Oryna, Ouida, Trina, Urina and Zarinda. These names tend to be more frequently used than Orinda.

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