What does Orrin mean?
Orrin [or-rin] as a boys' name is pronounced OR-en. It is of English origin. The name of a river in England. Utah Senator Orrin Hatch.
Affiliated boy name: Oran.Creative forms:
(male) Omrin, Osrin, ..
(female) Orne, Orrinna, .. Middle name pairings:
Orrin Aharon (O.A.), ..
How popular is Orrin?
Orrin is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a somewhat prominent last name for all people (#134037 out of 150436, Top 89%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Orrin for boys. Orrin entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its top rank of #492 in the U.S. then, and is currently at #1810. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Displayed below is a study of the ranking of the boy name Orrin and related names. Oren (#1352 a year ago), Orren and Oran are the popular alternative forms of Orrin (#1810 a year ago). These relations of Orrin reached the height of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 (median #719) and are now much less conventional, with the version Oran becoming somewhat dated.
Orrin is alike in pronunciation to Aaran, Aarin, Aarron, Aeryn, Ahron, Airyn, Aran, Aren, Arian▲, Arien, Arin, Aron▲, Arran, Arron▼, Arun, Arwyn, Auron, Ayren, Ayron, Eran, Erwin▼, Irwin▼, Orion▲, Orwynn and Oryon. Other suggested similar names are Adrin, Ardin, Arlin, Armin, Arvin, Brain, Bruin, Corin, Corrin, Crain, Darin▼, Darrin▼, Derrin, Dorrin, Ermin, Ernin, Ervin▼, Farrin, Garin, Garrin, Gorin, Irvin▼, Jarin, Jerrin, Korin, Korrin, Larin, Larrin, Odin▲, Olin▼, Omri, Orjan, Orlin, Orman, Orric, Orrick, Orsin, Orsini, Orton, Orvin, Osmin, Osric, Ossin, Ostin, Osvin, Owain, Owin, Perrin, Tarrin and Torrin. These names tend to be more commonly used than Orrin.