What does Orin mean?
Orin /orin/ as a name for boys. The meaning of the name Orin is "light; pale; pine tree; fair, pale". Orin is a variant form of Oran (Aramaic, Irish, Gaelic) with the suffix -in. Orin is also a derivative of Oren (Hebrew, Irish, Gaelic).
How popular is Orin?
Orin is a rare given name for men but a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#77222 out of 150436, Top 51%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name history of Orin for boys. Orin reached its top position of #467 in the U.S. in the 1880s, but is not listed currently. (2014 U.S. SSA Records)
Oran, Oren and Orrin are the prominent variation forms of Orin appearing in the Top 1000. Usage of these relations of Orin was more pronounced during the years 1880-1889 (average #526) and is now significantly lower, with forms like Oran becoming less in vogue.
Thinking of names?
Orin▼ is alike in pronunciation to Aaran, Aaren, Aarin, Aaron▲, Aeron, Aeryn, Ahran, Ahron, Airyn, Aran, Aren, Arian▲, Arren, Arrin, Arron▼, Arun, Aryon, Ayren, Eron, Erron, Erwinn, Erwyn, Irwyn, Orion▲ and Warrin. Other suggested similar baby names are Amin, Arlin, Bain, Brain▼, Darin▼, Ermin, Fin, Garin, Glin, Hein, Herin, Iain, Irvin▼, Jarin, Korin, Lorin, Obie▼, Odin▲, Odis▼, Odran, Ofir, Oisin, Olen▼, Olin▼, Olyn, Or, Orel, Oriel, Orjan, Orlan, Orlin, Orman, Orric, Orry, Orsin, Orsino, Orsis, Orson, Orton, Orvin, Ossin, Ostin, Osvin, Ovid, Owain, Owin, Quin, Tarin, Win and Zain▲. These names tend to be more commonly used than Orin.