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What does Goring mean?

Goring Pronunciation of Goring [gor-ing] as a name for boys is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Goring is "spear; wedge-shaped object". Goring is a variant form of Gore (Old English).

Associated with: old english, spear (warrior).


Creative forms:
(male) Garing, Ygoring, ..

(female) Gorna, Gorne, ..

Middle name pairings:
Goring Jabari (G.J.), ..

How popular is Goring?

Goring is an unusual given name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#33782 out of 150436, Top 22%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Goring has not made it into the list so far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Goring name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Goring outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Bing, Carling, Corin, Darring, Erling, Erving, Ewing, Gains, Galin, Garen, Gari, Garin, Garion, Garith, Garlin, Garlind, Garmin, Garon, Garrin, Garwin, Gavin, Gavino, Georg, Geraint, Gerik, Germin, Geron, Giorgino, Girvin, Gjorn, Glinn, Gobind, Godding, Godin, Godric, Godwin, Godwinn, Goiridh, Golding, Goran, Gorav, Gordan, Gorden, Gordie, Gordon, Gordy, Goren, Gorin, Goronwy, Gorren, Gorrin, Gorten, Gorton, Govind, Govinda, Graig, Grange, Grant, Greg, Guinn, Guriel, Gwinn, Irving, Korin, Long, Lorin, Loring, Lorring, Morino, Ring, Strong, Torin, Waring, Worthing and Young. These names tend to be more frequently used than Goring.

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