What does Taren mean?
Taren \t(a)-ren\ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Taren). Taren's roots are Danish and Greek, and the name Taren means "pure". Taren is a variation of Karen (Danish, Greek): short form of Katherine.
Taren has 26 more related forms via Karen: Caren▼, Carin, Caron, Caronn, Carren, Carrin, Carron, Carryn, Caryn▼, Carynn, Carynne, Karan, Kari▼, Karin▼, Karna, Karon▼, Karren, Karrin, Karryn, Karyn▼, Kerran, Kerrin, Kerron, Kerrynn, Keryn and Kerynne.
Taren is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3929 out of 4276, Top 92%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Prominent related forms of Taren (#unlisted) are Caren, Caron, Caryn, Karan, Karen (#492 a year ago), Kari, Karin, Karon, Karren, Karyn and Taryn (#853). Adoption of these girl names reached its peak during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.3479%) and is now much less (usage 0.0595%, down 82.9%), with forms such as Karen, Kari, Karon, Karyn and Taryn falling out of style. Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Taren and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)
Taren is pronounced similarly to Tarin, Tarren, Tarryn, Tarynn, Terin, Teryn, Tirien and Tyrene. Other suggested similar baby names are Faren, Laren, Maren, Taree, Tareena, Tarena, Tarina, Taryna, Terena, Treen, Trena and Tyrena. These names tend to be less commonly used than Taren.