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Popularity
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Keren

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • #4381 All Time
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How popular is the name "Keren" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1939550
194211110
194510100
1946990
1947990
194810100
1949550
1950660
195112120
195215150
195314140
195411110
195510100
195611110
195721210
195815150
195917170
1960770
196115150
196217170
196346460
196426260
196517170
196619190
196716160
196820200
196912120
197024240
197116160
197220200
197319190
197442420
197540400
197644440
197745450
197850500
197947470
198039390
198143430
198243430
198344440
198445450
198544440
198653530
198751510
198849490
198955550
199062620
199164640
199264640
199367670
199462620
199563630
199676760
199765650
199884840
199978780
200099990
200194940
200297970
20031191190
20041051050
20051021020
20061241240
20071201200
20081571570
20091341340
20101361360
20111411410
20121211210
20131131130
20141131130

Want to know about the populiarty of Keren? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 3,659 babies born with the name Keren in the United States. That's more than enough Kerens to occupy the territory of Falkland Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 3,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1939 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Keren" was in 2008 with a total of 157 babies.

According to the 1983 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Keren" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 9 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1983. Across the entire United States a total of only 44 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Keren popular?




The map shows the relative popularity of the name Keren in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Keren" mean? The list below shows the origins of Keren as well as things modernly associated with the name Keren such as celebrities named Keren.

Hebrew

Origin and Meaning of Keren

The name "Keren" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Ray, beam or strength, power". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

K is for kid, the child within.

E is for expressive, not one to hold within.

R is for reasonable, your understanding way.

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Nerek". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Enker". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Keren born Dec 2, 1966

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of North Europe approximately on 1850. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.

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