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Ormand

What does Ormand mean?

Ormand Pronunciation of Ormand [or-mand] as a name for boys is an Old English name, and the meaning of the name Ormand is "sea man; spear man; mountain of bears; spear or ship protector". Ormand is a version of Orman (Old German, Old English). Ormand is also a derivative of Ormond (Old English): also (Irish, Gaelic) "red".

Associated with: old english, sea, spear (warrior), mountain, protector (defender).

Variations

Ormand has 1 variant: Ormonde.

Creative forms:
(male) Osmand, ..

(female) Orana, Ormandi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Ormand Azriel (O.A.), ..

How popular is Ormand?

Ormand is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#36860 out of 150436, Top 25%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Ormond and Orman are the prominent variation forms of Ormand (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Ormand was common among parents in the 1910s (median #1688). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Orman, Ormond in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ormand and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Ormand is alike in pronunciation to Armand, Armande, Armond and Armonde. Other recommended names are Arand, Arland, Arman, Armando, Armani, Arnd, Arvind, Brand, Bryland, Chand, Demond, Durand, Durland, Earland, Edmond, Edmwnd (see Edmund), Egmond, Erland, Erman, Ermano, Farrand, Fernand, Ferrand, Harland, Jamond, Lamond, Land, Leland, Lemond, Marland, Morland, Noland, Normand, Odran, Omar, Omari, Omarr, Oral, Oran, Orion, Orjan, Orlan, Orland, Orlando, Orlin, Orlondo, Ormondo, Oron, Orran, Orren, Orsin, Orsini, Orsino, Orson, Orton, Orval, Orwin, Orwynn, Oryon, Osman, Osment, Osmin, Osmond, Osmonde (see Osman), Osmund, Osmunde (see Osman), Osvald, Oswald, Othman, Roland and Ryland. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ormand.

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