Soren: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Soren

Soren

Pronunciation: SOH-ren, ZUW-ren (key)

Related Names:

Søren

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Comments and insights on the name Soren: | Edit

I have four children, all with unusual names. Our second to the eldest son's name is Soren. We are continually told how awesome the name is. We have several friends who have named their sons Soren also. It is a strong, intellectual sounding name. We love the name!

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Soren is a unique and uncommon name without being odd. It is a norwegian name and much more common in Norway.

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My son's friends call him 'Soranous'......like a dinosaur, or Sor for short. His friends say his name is super cool.

Meanings and history of the name Soren: | Edit

We have read Soren means 'God of War'.

Italian origin meaning "stern or severe"
Alternative name for 'Thor' from old Norse

Famous real-life people named Soren: | Edit

Søren Kierkegaard, Danish philosopher (although his name is pronounced "SIR-uhn", not "SOAR-en").

Søren Rasted - Former member of scandinavian band AQUA, member of danish band 'Hej Matematik!'.

Soren in song, story & screen: | Edit

Character (owl) in Kathryn Lasky's series "Guardians of Ga'Hoole."
The prince's assistant in the movie "The Prince and Me."
A vampire in the movie "Underworld."
Soren Lorensen, imaginary friend of Lola from kids TV show "Charlie and Lola."

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