What does Orit mean?
Orit /orit/ as a girls' name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Orit is "light".
How popular is Orit?
Orit is an uncommonly occurring first name for women. Orit is also an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Orit and associated names. Ora and Orah are the popular varying forms of Orit (not in Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000. These relations of Orit were popular with parents during 1880-1889 (adoption of 0.457%) and are now much less common, with the version Ora becoming less stylish. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Orit is alike in pronunciation to Arete, Arette, Ariette, Irit, Orette and Urit. Other recommended similar baby names are Brit, Ofrit, Oratia, Oreta, Oretha, Oretta, Oria and Orthia. These names tend to be more commonly used than Orit.