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What does Orin mean?

Orin Pronunciation of 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). Orin is also a derivative of Oren (Hebrew, Irish, Gaelic).

ASSOCIATED WITH -in, light (bright), pale (white), tree


VARIANTS Orrin, Orren, Orran



Orin Constantine (O.C.), ..

How popular is Orin?

Orin is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#77222 out of 150436, Top 51%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Orin reached its peak position of #468 in the U.S. in the 1880s, and is currently at #1876. (2015 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

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

Similar Names

Orin is alike in pronunciation to Aaren, Aaron, Aeron, Aeryn, Ahran, Ahron, Airyn, Aran, Aren, Arion, Arren, Arron, Arun, Arwin, Arwyn, Aryon, Eran, Erwyn, Eurion, Irwin, Irwyn, Oren, Orion, Orran and Warrin. Other suggested similar-sounding 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.