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What does Farin mean?

Farin Pronunciation of Farin [farin] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Farin) is of Old English origin, and the name Farin means "handsome servant". Farin is a version of Faron (Old English): from faeger hine.

Associated with: old english, handsome, servant.


Farin has 3 variants: Farren, Farrin and Farron.

1 more related form via Faron: Faro.

Creative forms:
(male) Ferin, Firin, ..

(female) Falin, Fanis, ..

Middle name pairings:
Farin Slade (F.S.), ..

How popular is Farin?

Farin is a rare given name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#58553 out of 150436, Top 39%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Faron is the only prominent varying form of Farin (not ranked). This relation of Farin was favored as a baby name in the 1960s (#890). (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Faron in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Farin is alike in pronunciation to Farran, Ferran, Ferrin and Ferron. Other suggested similar names are Aarin, Arrin, Bain, Bartin, Cain, Carlin, Dain, Darin, Darrin, Darwin, Davin, Earvin, Erin, Fabian, Fabien, Fabio, Fabron, Fagin, Fahim, Fain, Faine, Faiz, Faraj, Fares, Fargo, Farid, Faris, Farlie, Faruq, Favian, Favio, Faxon, Fermin, Fin, Flin, Fran, Garin, Garlin, Garrin, Gorin, Harbin, Harkin, Harlin, Iain, Jalin, Jarin, Jarrin, Kadin, Kalin, Larin, Larrin, Malin, Marlin, Martin, Marwin, Maurin, Orin, Orrin, Pain, Parkin, Patin, Rain, Savin, Talin, Tarin, Tarrin, Torin, Wain, Warrin, Yamin and Zain. These names tend to be more frequently used than Farin.

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