Maren

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8k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
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in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Maren

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Wiktionary
  1. A female given name from Danish.

Maren was also found in the following language(s): Danish, German, Norwegian, and Swedish

Notable Persons Named Maren

Maren Morris is a country pop and folk rock singing, songwriter, and guitarist. She plays Singer-songwriter and Vocals. She was most prominent from 2005 to present. Maren was given the name Maren Larae Morris on April 10th, 1990 in Arlington, Texas.

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Maren Ade is a film director, screenwriter, producer, film producer, and screenwriterandproducer. She was most active from 2000 to 2000. Maren was born on December 12th, 1976 in Karlsruhe.

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Maren Jensen is an actor. She was most prominent from 1978 to 1981. Maren was born on September 23rd, 1956 in Arcadia, California.

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Maren Mjelde is a soccer player for the Avaldsnes IL, Arna-Bjørnar, FFC Turbine Potsdam, Kopparbergs/Göteborg FC, and Norway women's national football team. Maren was born on November 6th, 1989 in Bergen, Norway.

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Maren was born on December 7th, 1994.

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Maren was born on July 19th, 1949.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Maren

Jerry Maren is an actor. His career lasted from 1938 to 2013. Jerry was given the name Gerald Marenghi on January 24th, 1920 in Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.

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Michael was born on November 15th, 1955.

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Dr. was born in 1918 in New York City. He died on August 15th, 1999.

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How popular is the baby name Maren in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1916 8 8 0
1919 7 7 0
1921 6 6 0
1922 12 12 0
1923 8 8 0
1925 11 11 0
1927 8 8 0
1930 6 6 0
1931 7 7 0
1932 10 10 0
1933 9 9 0
1934 12 12 0
1935 13 13 0
1936 7 7 0
1937 13 13 0
1938 18 18 0
1939 12 12 0
1940 22 22 0
1941 17 17 0
1942 24 24 0
1943 34 34 0
1944 22 22 0
1945 26 26 0
1946 24 24 0
1947 29 29 0
1948 28 28 0
1949 25 25 0
1950 44 44 0
1951 38 38 0
1952 34 34 0
1953 22 22 0
1954 31 31 0
1955 46 46 0
1956 30 30 0
1957 40 40 0
1958 21 21 0
1959 29 29 0
1960 36 36 0
1961 31 31 0
1962 36 36 0
1963 27 27 0
1964 21 21 0
1965 32 32 0
1966 35 35 0
1967 36 36 0
1968 40 40 0
1969 49 49 0
1970 47 47 0
1971 48 48 0
1972 42 42 0
1973 39 39 0
1974 50 50 0
1975 68 68 0
1976 57 57 0
1977 62 62 0
1978 81 81 0
1979 226 226 0
1980 159 159 0
1981 135 135 0
1982 149 149 0
1983 112 112 0
1984 99 99 0
1985 98 98 0
1986 92 92 0
1987 102 102 0
1988 82 82 0
1989 70 70 0
1990 75 75 0
1991 69 69 0
1992 71 71 0
1993 85 85 0
1994 81 81 0
1995 99 99 0
1996 116 116 0
1997 130 130 0
1998 132 132 0
1999 131 131 0
2000 139 139 0
2001 169 169 0
2002 161 161 0
2003 175 175 0
2004 255 255 0
2005 266 266 0
2006 252 252 0
2007 276 276 0
2008 278 278 0
2009 234 234 0
2010 189 189 0
2011 226 226 0
2012 230 230 0
2013 215 215 0
2014 214 214 0
2015 230 230 0
2016 291 291 0
2017 463 463 0

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Popularity of Maren as a first name

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Popularity of Maren as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Maren U.S.
  White 68.26% 64.26%
  African American 3.04% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.04% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 24.78% 16.26%

Of Last Name Maren

People with the last name Maren are most frequently White or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Maren

  • How Popular is the name Maren? Maren is the 2,821st most popular name of all time. As a last name Maren was the 82,044th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Maren have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 8,166 babies born with the first name Maren in the United States. That's more than enough people named Maren to occupy the territory of Saint Pierre and Miquelon (France) with an estimated population of 6,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Maren? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Maren first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Maren is Wednesday, February 13th, 1867.
  • What year had the most people named Maren born? The highest recorded use of the first name Maren was in 2017 with a total of 463 babies.
  • Random Maren Factoid: According to the 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Maren is not a popular baby girl's name in Iowa. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Iowa have the same name as you in 2004.
  • Weird things about the name Maren: Your name in reverse order is Neram. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Rnmea. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Maren? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 230 people with the last name Maren.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Maren? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Maren as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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