Orhan - boys name

Orhan name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 80%

Orhan name meaning:

The name Orhan is of Turkish origin and is typically given to boys. It is derived from the Turkish word "or" meaning "great" or "big," and the Persian word "han" meaning "lord" or "ruler." Therefore, the name Orhan can be interpreted to mean "great ruler" or "mighty lord."

The name Orhan carries a strong and powerful connotation, suggesting characteristics of leadership, authority, and strength. Individuals with this name are often perceived as confident, ambitious, and capable of taking charge. They may possess natural leadership qualities and are likely to exhibit a strong sense of determination and a desire for success.

Overall, the name Orhan holds positive attributes associated with power and influence. It is a name often given to boys with the hope that they will grow up to be successful and respected individuals who can make a significant impact in their societies.


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Overall UK ranking: 939 out of 4789

32 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Orhan

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