Oren - boys name

Oren name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 82%

Oren name meaning:

The name Oren is of Hebrew origin and has several meanings. One interpretation is "pine tree" or "ash tree," as the Hebrew word "oren" translates to "laurel" or "pine." This meaning might symbolize strength, resilience, and longevity, as these trees are known for their enduring nature. The name Oren can also be derived from the Hebrew word "or," meaning "light." In this context, the name could signify the qualities of brightness, enlightenment, and illumination.

In addition to its Hebrew roots, Oren is also a Welsh name, derived from the word "goron," meaning "white wave" or "fair-haired." This meaning may connote purity, serenity, and a connection to nature. Overall, the name Oren carries a sense of natural beauty, strength, and enlightenment, making it a meaningful choice for a boy.

Origin: Gaelic


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Overall UK ranking: 854 out of 4789

36 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (533)

Historical popularity of Oren

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