What does Joran mean?
Joran [jo-ran] as a boys' name is of Greek and American derivation, and the meaning of Joran is "farmer". Joran is a Scandinavian form of George (Greek): from Greek Georgios. Joran is also a derivative of Jorell (American). Joran is also used as a variation of Joren (Scandinavian, Greek). See also Goran.
24 more alternative forms via George, Jorell, Joren: Georas, Goran, Jerzy, Jiri, Joeri, Jorck, Jordi, Jorel, Jorey, Jorg, Jorgan, Jorge, Jorgen, Joris, Jorn, Jorrel, Jorry, Jory, Jurek, Jurgen, Jurik, Orjan, Seoras and Yorik.Creative forms:
(male) Jobran, Juran, ..
(female) Joma, Jorani, .. Middle name pairings:
Joran Leroy (J.L.), ..
How popular is Joran?
Joran is an uncommon given name for males but a somewhat popular last name for both adults and children (#121780 out of 150436, Top 81%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Popular related forms of Joran (not ranked) are George (#136 from current records), Jordi (#1175), Jorel, Jorge (#225) and Jory. These relations of Joran reached the peak of their popularity a century ago (average #1600) and are now much less common (#1107, ▼94.1%), with the version George becoming less trendy. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Joran is alike in pronunciation to Geron, Jaran, Jaren▼, Jarin, Jaron▼, Jaronn, Jarran, Jarren, Jarrin, Jarron, Jaryn, Jayron, Jeran, Jeren, Jeroen, Jeron, Jerone, Jerren, Jerrin and Jerron. Other suggested similar names are Aaran, Arran, Boban, Bran, Byran, Colan, Coyan, Cyran, Doran, Fran, Hogan, Jacan, Jahan, Jalan, Janan, Jarman, Javan, Jerae, Jerant, Jevan, Johan▲, Johar, Johnn, Johon, Jona, Jonah▲, Joram, Jordan, Jorden, Jordy▲, Jorim, Jourdan, Jovan, Jovani, Jovann, Jovany▼, Jovin, Jovon, Juan, Kyran, Loran, Lorcan, Norman▼, Odran, Oran▼, Orran, Roan, Rogan, Rohan▲, Roman▲, Ronan▲, Rowan▲, Royan, Toran and Torran. These names tend to be more commonly used than Joran.See names in meaning and etymology.