What does Serene mean?
Serene \s(e)-re-ne\ as a name for girls. The meaning of Serene is "serene, calm". Serene is a derivative of Serena (Latin): used by Roman Christians. Serene is also a variant of Serenity (English, French): a virtue name.
Serene is a rare first name for females but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#78348 out of 88799, Top 88%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Serene and affiliated names. Sarina, Serena (#455 last year), Serenity (#60) and Serina are the prominent variation forms of Serene (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000. Usage of this girl name reached its most widespread in the year 2002 and is almost as widespread today, but with the versions Sarina and Serena becoming less in vogue. Serenity (#60) is the most fashionable baby name in this list. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Serene is pronounced similarly to Cyrene, Sarene, Sarine and Sirene. Other recommended similar baby names are Sarena, Selene, Sharene, Sherine, Sirena, Syrena and Verene. These names tend to be more commonly used than Serene.