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What does Waring mean?

Waring Pronunciation of Waring [war-ing] as a name for boys means "watchman; park warden". Waring is a variant form of Warren (Old English, Middle English).

Associated with: park (tree).


3 different relations via Warren: Ware, Warrin and Warriner.

Creative forms:
(male) Waling, ..

(female) Warne, Warwin, ..

Middle name pairings:
Waring Ishmael (W.I.), ..

How popular is Waring?

Waring is a rare first name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#7133 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. The only popular varying form of Waring (outside Top 2000) is Warren (#400 from recent data). Adoption of this form of Waring reached its peak in the 1920s (usage of 0.35%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.04%, 88.5% less), with Warren becoming less trendy. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Warren in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Aarin, Banning, Bing, Canning, Carling, Darin, Darring, Erling, Erving, Ewing, Farin, Garin, Goring, Harding, Hasting, Irving, Jarin, King, Lang, Lansing, Larin, Loring, Lorring, Manning, Marino, Masling (see Maslin), Reading, Ring, Starling, Strong, Tarin, Wahib, Wain, Waite, Waits, Walid, Walwin, Walwinn (see Walwyn), Wapiti, Ward, Warde, Warden, Warick, Warley, Warner, Warrick, Warton, Warwick, Wasim, Watkins, Waylin, Wayn, Wayne, Win, Winn and Worthing. These names tend to be more commonly used than Waring.

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