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Perrine

What does Perrine mean?

Perrine Pronunciation of Perrine [per-rine] as a name for girls is of English and Greek derivation, and the name Perrine means "rock; wanderer". Perrine is a variant form of Perri (English): feminine transcription of Peter and Pnina. Perrine is also a derivative of Perrin (Greek, Latin). Perrine is also used as a variation of Petra (Greek).

Associated with: greek, rock.

Variations

Perrine has 4 variants: Perran, Perren, Perrianne and Perryn.

6 more related forms via Perri, Perrin, Petra: Pernille, Perris, Peterina, Petria, Petrina and Petrine.

Creative forms:
(female) Perne, Pierine, ..

(male) Perney, Perrice, ..

Middle name pairings:
Perrine Brooklynn (P.B.), ..

How popular is Perrine?

Perrine is a rare first name for women but a very popular surname for all people (#6345 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Perrine (not ranked) are Petra (#1356 via latest list), Petrina and Perri. Other variants, like Perren, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Perrine reached its apex a century ago (median #1512) and has become significantly less since. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Perri, Petra, Petrina in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Berdine, Berrie, Bertine, Carrine, Cerrina, Corrine, Derine, Derrin, Derrine, Gerdine, Gerrie, Hermine, Jeraine, Jerrie, Karrine, Kerrie, Kerrin, Kerrine, Korrine, Leraine, Merline, Merrie, Merrile, Nerine, Pearline, Perline, Perlline, Perrie, Pierina, Terrene, Terrie, Terrin, Terrina, Verine and Verline. These names tend to be more commonly used than Perrine.

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