Orin - boys name

Orin name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 80%

Orin name meaning:

The name Orin is of Irish and Hebrew origin. In Irish, Orin is derived from the Gaelic word "odhar" which means "pale" or "dun-colored". It is also seen as a variation of the name Oren, which means "pine tree" in Hebrew. Both meanings evoke a sense of nature and earthiness.

The name Orin carries a sense of uniqueness and individuality. Boys named Orin are often seen as creative, intuitive, and sensitive individuals. They tend to have a strong connection to nature and a deep appreciation for beauty in all its forms. Orin's tend to be deep thinkers and are often drawn to artistic pursuits. They have a gentle and calming presence, and their empathetic nature allows them to easily connect with others on an emotional level.

In summary, the name Orin is associated with earthiness, creativity, and sensitivity. It represents an individual who is in tune with nature and possesses a deep appreciation for beauty.

Origin: Celtic


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Overall UK ranking: 939 out of 4789

32 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (720)

Historical popularity of Orin

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