Orrin

First Name
5k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
114
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Orrin

"Orrin" is a name of Irish origin, and it means "Green". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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Notable Persons Named Orrin

Orrin Hatch is a Chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, Chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Chairman of the Senate Health Committee, President pro tempore of the United States Senate, Chairman of theSenate Finance Committee, Chairman of theSenate Judiciary Comm. Orrin was born on March 22nd, 1934.

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Orrin Keepnews was a jazz record producer and writer. He was most prominent from 1952 to 2015. Orrin was born on March 2nd, 1923 in The Bronx, New York, U.S. He breathed his last breath on March 1st, 2015.

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Orrin H. Ingram II is a businessman and philanthropist. Orrin was born as the child of E. Bronson Ingram II and Martha Rivers Ingram on July 5th, 1960.

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Orrin Evans is a jazz musician. Orrin was born in 1976.

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Orrin Pilkey is a professor at duke university, duke university, and professor atduke university. Orrin was born on September 14th, 1934.

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Orrin was born on July 7th, 1953.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Orrin

Max was born on May 13th, 1994 in Margate.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 9 0 9
1881 20 0 20
1882 22 0 22
1883 11 0 11
1884 13 0 13
1885 10 0 10
1886 14 0 14
1887 12 0 12
1888 16 0 16
1889 15 0 15
1890 16 0 16
1891 12 0 12
1892 11 0 11
1893 5 0 5
1894 15 0 15
1895 11 0 11
1896 9 0 9
1897 15 0 15
1898 14 0 14
1899 16 0 16
1900 10 0 10
1901 12 0 12
1902 5 0 5
1903 6 0 6
1904 9 0 9
1905 8 0 8
1906 11 0 11
1907 12 0 12
1908 6 0 6
1909 9 0 9
1910 19 0 19
1911 13 0 13
1912 43 0 43
1913 54 0 54
1914 68 0 68
1915 98 0 98
1916 94 0 94
1917 88 0 88
1918 95 0 95
1919 79 0 79
1920 84 0 84
1921 72 0 72
1922 77 0 77
1923 89 0 89
1924 65 0 65
1925 71 0 71
1926 68 0 68
1927 59 0 59
1928 56 0 56
1929 67 0 67
1930 56 0 56
1931 48 0 48
1932 47 0 47
1933 45 0 45
1934 50 0 50
1935 36 0 36
1936 40 0 40
1937 48 0 48
1938 38 0 38
1939 50 0 50
1940 72 0 72
1941 61 0 61
1942 62 0 62
1943 60 0 60
1944 44 0 44
1945 52 0 52
1946 55 0 55
1947 51 0 51
1948 37 0 37
1949 44 0 44
1950 49 0 49
1951 35 0 35
1952 53 0 53
1953 36 0 36
1954 29 0 29
1955 32 0 32
1956 39 0 39
1957 50 0 50
1958 34 0 34
1959 31 0 31
1960 44 0 44
1961 66 0 66
1962 52 0 52
1963 50 0 50
1964 46 0 46
1965 25 0 25
1966 49 0 49
1967 25 0 25
1968 18 0 18
1969 31 0 31
1970 20 0 20
1971 15 0 15
1972 22 0 22
1973 18 0 18
1974 18 0 18
1975 22 0 22
1976 20 0 20
1977 26 0 26
1978 20 0 20
1979 26 0 26
1980 29 0 29
1981 36 0 36
1982 43 0 43
1983 43 0 43
1984 43 0 43
1985 36 0 36
1986 56 0 56
1987 47 0 47
1988 43 0 43
1989 51 0 51
1990 53 0 53
1991 47 0 47
1992 51 0 51
1993 41 0 41
1994 37 0 37
1995 33 0 33
1996 36 0 36
1997 33 0 33
1998 37 0 37
1999 19 0 19
2000 38 0 38
2001 43 0 43
2002 33 0 33
2003 38 0 38
2004 47 0 47
2005 41 0 41
2006 44 0 44
2007 58 0 58
2008 72 0 72
2009 66 0 66
2010 54 0 54
2011 57 0 57
2012 67 0 67
2013 64 0 64
2014 48 0 48
2015 83 0 83
2016 52 0 52
2017 65 0 65

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Popularity of Orrin as a first name

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Popularity of Orrin as a last name

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Common last names for Orrin

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Orrin U.S.
  White 85.96% 64.26%
  African American 6.14% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Orrin

People with the last name Orrin are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Orrin

  • What name lists does Orrin rank for?
  • How Popular is the name Orrin? Orrin is the 3,551st most popular name of all time. As a last name Orrin was the 145,220th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Orrin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5,494 babies born with the first name Orrin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Orrin to occupy the territory of Montserrat (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,922 (as of May 12, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Orrin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Orrin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Orrin is Sunday, February 19th, 1865.
  • What year had the most people named Orrin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Orrin was in 1915 with a total of 98 babies.
  • Random Orrin Factoid: According to the 1941 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Orrin is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name as you in 1941.
  • Weird things about the name Orrin: Your name in reverse order is Nirro. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Norir. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Orrin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 114 people with the last name Orrin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Orrin? Orrin is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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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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