Warren Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Warren:
Transferred use of the surname meaning "dweller at or keeper of a game preserve." The name is derived from the Old French warenne (a warren, a game preserve).
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- Comments and insights on the name Warren: | Edit
Warner and Warren are anagrams of each other; they contain the same letters. The name peaked just after 1923 when Warren Harding became President of the United States. My Dad, Warren, was named after the President, whom my grandmother loved. I was named Warren after my dad. Good name!
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Not easy to be in 4th grade and named Warren. Name you have to grow into.
- Nicknames for Warren: | Edit
Wren, Warry, Ren, Renny, Warrs
- Meanings and history of the name Warren: | Edit
Surname that originated from a place in Normandy called "La Varenne." The derivation has also been linked with the personal name, Werner.
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Warren Zevon, American rock singer-songwriter and musician. Grammy winner(2), Wherewolves of London
Warren Haynes, Govt Mule, Allman Bros. Singer and blues guitarist
Warren Beatty, American actor and director (Bonnie and Clyde, Reds)
Warren Buffet, American billionaire investor
Warren G. Harding, 29th U.S. President
Warren Spahn, Hall of Fame Pitcher, Milwaukee Braves
Warren E Burger, Chief justice of the U.S. Supreme Court
Warren Moon, NFL Hall of Fame
Warren Earp, Lawmen and brother of Wyatt Earp.
Warren Miller, ski movie director
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Warren Peace is a character in the Disney Movie Sky High, a play on the book "War and Peace"
Warren Worthington III - Archangel in the X-Men comics