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What does Oren mean?

Oren Pronunciation of Oren as a boys' name is pronounced OR-en. It is of Hebrew, Irish and Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Oren is "pine tree; fair, pale". See also Oron. American Senator Orrin Hatch.

ASSOCIATED WITH -en, irish, tree


VARIANTS Oran, Orenthal, Orin, Orren, Orrin





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How popular is Oren?

Oren is a somewhat prominent first name for males (#1003 out of 1220, Top 82%) and an even more prominent surname for both adults and children (#16109 out of 150436, Top 11%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Oren reached its apex position of #436 in the U.S. in the 1880s, and is at #1352 presently. (2015 U.S. SSA RECORDS)

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

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

Which version is better?

Orrin (#1810 LAST YEAR), Orin (#1876), Oran, Orren and Oron are the prominent varying forms of Oren (#1352) appearing in the Top 2000. These forms of Oren were favored as birth names during 1880-1889 (MEDIAN #830) and have become significantly less widespread since (#1839, DOWN 71%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Oren, Oran, Orin, Oron, Orren, Orrin in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Oren is alike in pronunciation to Aaran, Aaren, Aaron, Aaryn, Aeron, Aeryn, Ahran, Ahron, Airen, Airyn, Aran, Aren, Arian, Arien, Arion, Aron, Arren, Arrin, Arwyn, Aryon, Ayren, Eran, Eron, Erwin and Orwin. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Aden, Alen, Arjen, Armen, Arsen, Ben, Biren, Bren, Bryen, Coren, Deen, Den, Eben, Efren, Even, Ewen, Garen, Glen, Irven, Jeren, Joren, Keen, Koren, Odran, Ogden, Ohed (see Ohad), Ole, Olen, Olyn, Omer, Orel, Oriel, Orjan, Orlan, Orman, Ornet, Oro, Orrel, Orry, Orsen, Orson, Osei, Osred, Osten, Owen, Owens, Owin, Rien, Ryen and Swen. These names tend to be less commonly used than Oren.

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