Oren

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

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Origin and Meaning of Oren

"Oren" is a name of Hebrew origin, and it means "Jerusalem Pine". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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Borrowing from Hebrew אורן‎

  1. A male given name, probably from the Bible (1 Chronicles 2:25), Hebrew "pine tree".

Notable Persons Named Oren

Oren Peli is a film director, producer, and screenwriter. He was most active from 2007 to present. Oren was born on January 21st, 1970 in Ramat Gan, Israel.

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Oren Moverman is a screenwriter and film director. Oren was born on July 4th, 1966 in Israel.

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Oren Ambarchi is an avant-garde music, free improvisation, electronic music, heavy metal music, ambient music, and noise music musician. He has had major accomplishments since 1986. Oren was born in Sydney, Australia.

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Oren Koules is an entrepreneurship, film producer, chief executive officer, entrepreneur, and professional sports executive. Oren was born on January 31st, 1961 in La Grange Park, Illinois.

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Oren Lavie is a folk rock singing, songwriter, playwright, and theatre director. He plays Piano, Guitar, and Vocals. He has been prominent since 1997. Oren was born in 1976.

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Oren Etzioni is a in the field of computer science.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Oren

Michael Oren is an Israeli Ambassador to the United States and List of Israeli ambassadors to the United States. Michael was given the name Michael Scott Bornstein on May 20th, 1955 in New York, U.S.

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Daniel was born in 1955.

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Rony was born in 1953.

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Ayşe Oren is an interior architect. Ayşe was born on May 28th, 1980 in Ankara.

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Menachem Oren was a chess player. Menachem was given the name Mieczysław Chwojnik in 1903 in Ruzhany, Russian Empire. He passed away in 1962.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 13 0 13
1881 19 0 19
1882 18 0 18
1883 10 0 10
1884 24 0 24
1885 14 0 14
1886 23 0 23
1887 15 0 15
1888 17 0 17
1889 19 0 19
1890 12 0 12
1891 14 0 14
1892 16 0 16
1893 19 0 19
1894 20 0 20
1895 28 0 28
1896 13 0 13
1897 16 0 16
1898 20 0 20
1899 17 0 17
1900 22 0 22
1901 23 0 23
1902 25 0 25
1903 28 0 28
1904 25 0 25
1905 13 0 13
1906 20 0 20
1907 20 0 20
1908 18 0 18
1909 29 0 29
1910 32 0 32
1911 48 0 48
1912 66 0 66
1913 79 0 79
1914 100 6 94
1915 112 0 112
1916 117 0 117
1917 131 0 131
1918 132 0 132
1919 132 0 132
1920 144 0 144
1921 144 0 144
1922 136 0 136
1923 116 0 116
1924 128 0 128
1925 130 0 130
1926 112 0 112
1927 101 0 101
1928 116 0 116
1929 106 0 106
1930 87 0 87
1931 85 0 85
1932 67 0 67
1933 87 0 87
1934 74 0 74
1935 78 0 78
1936 66 0 66
1937 65 0 65
1938 70 0 70
1939 76 0 76
1940 84 0 84
1941 79 0 79
1942 70 0 70
1943 78 0 78
1944 67 0 67
1945 60 0 60
1946 64 0 64
1947 52 0 52
1948 66 0 66
1949 51 0 51
1950 64 0 64
1951 56 0 56
1952 56 0 56
1953 57 0 57
1954 52 0 52
1955 37 0 37
1956 42 0 42
1957 56 0 56
1958 55 0 55
1959 50 0 50
1960 46 0 46
1961 49 0 49
1962 38 0 38
1963 48 0 48
1964 41 0 41
1965 41 0 41
1966 41 0 41
1967 39 0 39
1968 44 0 44
1969 44 0 44
1970 55 0 55
1971 58 0 58
1972 50 0 50
1973 60 0 60
1974 44 0 44
1975 68 0 68
1976 43 0 43
1977 57 0 57
1978 51 0 51
1979 62 0 62
1980 49 0 49
1981 55 0 55
1982 66 0 66
1983 51 0 51
1984 57 0 57
1985 55 0 55
1986 58 0 58
1987 47 0 47
1988 64 0 64
1989 56 0 56
1990 43 0 43
1991 46 0 46
1992 50 0 50
1993 42 0 42
1994 47 0 47
1995 57 0 57
1996 48 0 48
1997 47 0 47
1998 56 0 56
1999 50 0 50
2000 48 0 48
2001 53 0 53
2002 58 0 58
2003 57 0 57
2004 60 6 54
2005 67 0 67
2006 96 5 91
2007 104 0 104
2008 100 0 100
2009 98 0 98
2010 100 0 100
2011 94 5 89
2012 129 0 129
2013 111 0 111
2014 99 0 99
2015 135 7 128
2016 127 6 121
2017 125 0 125

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Popularity of Oren as a first name

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Popularity of Oren as a last name

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Common last names for Oren

  • Smith
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  • Jones
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  • Brown
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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Oren U.S.
  White 91.68% 64.26%
  African American 2.04% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.57% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.45% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.10% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.17% 16.26%

Of Last Name Oren

People with the last name Oren are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Oren

  • What name lists does Oren rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Oren? Oren is the 2,788th most popular name of all time. As a last name Oren was the 16,315th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Oren have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 8,387 babies born with the first name Oren in the United States. That's more than enough people named Oren 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 Oren? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 13 new born babies.
  • When was Oren first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Oren is Friday, June 21st, 1867.
  • What year had the most people named Oren born? The highest recorded use of the first name Oren was in 1920 with a total of 144 babies.
  • Random Oren Factoid: According to the 1911 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Oren ranks 102nd in popularity as a baby boy's name in Indiana. Imagine that, 7 babies in Indiana have the same name as you in 1911.
  • Weird things about the name Oren: Your name in reverse order is Nero. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Onre. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Oren? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,766 people with the last name Oren.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Oren? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Oren as their last name since less than 1 person in 167k 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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