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pinWhat does Torin mean?

Torin /tor-in/ as a boys' name is pronounced TOR-en. It is of Gaelic origin, and the meaning of Torin is "chief". Contemporary use of Torin and its variants probably are based on Torrance and Dorian.


Torin has 6 variants: Toran, Torean, Toren, Torion, Torran and Torrian.

Affiliated boy name: Torrence.

Torin has 7 more alternative forms via Dorian, Torrance: Dore, Dorien, Dorion, Dorrian, Dorrien, Dorryen and Torence.

Kreatif forms: Taurin, Terin, Tirin. [more]

pinHow popular is Torin?

Torin is an unusual first name for males. Torin is an unusual last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Below is a graphed comparison of the usage of the boy name Torin and associated names. Dorian (#535 2 years ago) and Torrance are the popular related forms of Torin (outside Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000. Other variants, like Dorrien, are seldom used. These forms of Torin were at the apex of their popularity during 1970-1979 (average #698) and are almost as common today (#767, down 23%). Dorian has been the most popular. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dorian, Torrance in U.S.

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

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Torin is pronounced similarly to Taran, Taren, Tarin, Taron, Tarrin, Tarun, Teran, Teron, Terrin, Teryn, Torrin and Tyron. Other recommended similar baby names are Corin, Gorin, Korin, Lorin, Tern, Thorian, Thorin, Thorn, Tobin, Toril and Torio. These names tend to be more commonly used than Torin.