What does Arun mean?
Arun /arun/ as a boys' name is of Hindi and Cambodian origin, and the meaning of Arun is "dawn; sun". In Hindi, the name represents dawn colors as well as the rich hues of gold and rubies.
Related boy name: Aaron.
Arun has 1 feminine form: Aruna.Kreatif forms:
(male) Agun, Arunno, ..
(female) Arunia, Arunna, ..
How popular is Arun?
Arun is an unusual first name for males but a somewhat prominent surname for both adults and children (#131366 out of 150436, Top 87%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Arun for boys. Arun entered the list in 1995 and reached its highest rank of #1918 in the U.S. then, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Aaron (#50 the previous year) is the only other prominent varying form of Arun listed in the Top 2000. These forms of Arun were favored by parents in 1994 (usage of 0.74%) and are somewhat less conventional today (usage 0.39%, down 48.2%).
Arun is alike in pronunciation to Aaren, Aarin, Aarron, Aeron, Ahran, Ahren, Aran, Arin, Aron▲, Aronne, Arran, Arrin, Arwyn, Aryon, Auron, Ayron, Eran, Erin▼, Eron, Oran▼, Oren▼, Orin, Orion▲, Orran and Oryon. Other recommended names are Adan▲, Adrin, Alan▼, Alen, Aluf, Alun, Alyn, Aman, Amin, Amon, Amyn, Aram, Arand, Arda, Arden, Ardon, Arek, Arel, Arend, Arik, Arjen, Arjun▲, Arjuna, Arlen▼, Arlin, Arly, Arlyn, Armen, Armin, Armon, Arn, Arnd, Arne, Arni, Arno, Arny, Arri, Arrt (see Arthur), Arry, Arto, Arvon, Arvyn, Ary, Aryo, Asen, Avrum, Edun, Gun, Harun and Ryun. These names tend to be more frequently used than Arun.