Soren

First Name
7k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
261
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Soren

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  • According to a user from Virginia, United States, the name Soren is of Swedish origin and means "Thunder and lightning!!".
Other origins: Scandinavian and Danish

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Notable Persons Named Soren

Søren Aabye Kierkegaard was a philosopher. Søren was born on May 5th, 1813 in Copenhagen, Denmark. He left this life on November 11th, 1855.

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Søren Nystrøm Rasted is a pop music, dance-pop, eurodance, europop, spoken word, and comedy musician, songwriter, producer, and record producer. He plays Electronic keyboard, Guitar, Drum kit, and Vocals. His most notable accomplishments were from 1987 to present. Søren was given the name Søren Rasted on June 13th, 1969.

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Søren Malling is an actor. His career lasted from 1992 to 1992. Søren was given the name Søren Dyrberg Malling on February 3rd, 1964 in Kjellerup.

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Søren Lerby is a soccer player for the Boldklubben 1903, Fremad Amager, AFC Ajax, FC Bayern Munich, AS Monaco FC, PSV Eindhoven, Denmark national under-17 football team, Denmark national under-19 football team, and Denmark national under-21 football team. Søren was born on February 1st, 1958 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

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Søren Skou is a ceo and maersk line. Søren was born on August 20th, 1964 in Denmark.

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Søren was born on February 27th, 1906 in Denmark. He died on March 4th, 1982.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Soren

Tabitha was given the name Tabitha Lee Sornberger on August 19th, 1967 in San Antonio.

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David Soren is a director, writer, voice actor, and storyboard artist. His ongoing career started in 1995. David was born on April 19th, 1973 in Toronto.

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Shibu Soren is a 3rd Chief Minister of Jharkhand. Shibu was born on January 11th, 1944 in Ramgarh district.

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Hemant Soren is a Member, Rajya Sabha, and 5th Chief Minister of Jharkhand. Hemant was born on August 10th, 1975.

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Anthony Soren is a soccer player for the Mohammedan S.C. (Kolkata) and East Bengal F.C. Anthony was born on January 29th, 1988 in Kharagpur.

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Surendra Soren is an athlete for the Odisha football team.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1912 9 0 9
1914 5 0 5
1916 7 0 7
1918 7 0 7
1920 6 0 6
1921 6 0 6
1923 7 0 7
1924 7 0 7
1926 12 0 12
1927 5 0 5
1929 7 0 7
1930 6 0 6
1933 8 0 8
1938 5 0 5
1941 8 0 8
1944 5 0 5
1948 5 0 5
1949 7 0 7
1954 7 0 7
1957 8 0 8
1958 9 0 9
1959 7 0 7
1961 5 0 5
1962 7 0 7
1963 8 0 8
1964 10 0 10
1965 6 0 6
1966 10 0 10
1967 10 0 10
1968 17 0 17
1969 12 0 12
1970 20 0 20
1971 20 0 20
1972 8 0 8
1973 13 0 13
1974 23 0 23
1975 26 0 26
1976 19 0 19
1977 20 0 20
1978 28 0 28
1979 20 0 20
1980 26 0 26
1981 28 0 28
1982 18 0 18
1983 22 0 22
1984 25 5 20
1985 31 0 31
1986 19 0 19
1987 18 0 18
1988 27 0 27
1989 23 0 23
1990 31 0 31
1991 30 0 30
1992 26 0 26
1993 45 0 45
1994 43 7 36
1995 48 0 48
1996 65 5 60
1997 84 9 75
1998 93 15 78
1999 97 6 91
2000 88 5 83
2001 111 8 103
2002 137 17 120
2003 188 18 170
2004 223 15 208
2005 215 12 203
2006 271 19 252
2007 324 27 297
2008 341 24 317
2009 333 14 319
2010 332 15 317
2011 365 18 347
2012 406 18 388
2013 394 23 371
2014 431 20 411
2015 521 34 487
2016 530 31 499
2017 498 34 464

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Popularity of Soren as a first name

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Popularity of Soren as a last name

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Common last names for Soren

  • Sorensen
  • Jensen
  • Christensen
  • Sorenson
  • Hansen
  • Nielsen
  • Pedersen
  • Andersen
  • Petersen
  • Larsen
  • Anderson
  • Peterson
  • Jacobsen
  • Madsen
  • Johansen

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Soren U.S.
  White 86.59% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 3.83% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.75% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.68% 16.26%

Of Last Name Soren

People with the last name Soren are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Soren

  • How Popular is the name Soren? Soren is the 3,107th most popular name of all time. As a last name Soren was the 74,141st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Soren have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 6,942 babies born with the first name Soren in the United States. That's more than enough people named Soren 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 Soren? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given as a first name to 9 new born babies.
  • When was Soren first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Soren is Saturday, October 10th, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Soren born? The highest recorded use of the first name Soren was in 2016 with a total of 499 babies.
  • Random Soren Factoid: According to the 2004 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Soren is not a popular baby boy's name in Ohio. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 2004.
  • Weird things about the name Soren: Your name in reverse order is Neros. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Serno. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Soren? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 261 people with the last name Soren.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Soren? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Soren as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.1m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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