Oren Name Meaning & Origin
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Nero, Oren and Reno are anagrams of each other; they contain the same letters. Oreo and O are less common. Alternative spellings Orin or Orrin.
Oren in my language (Welsh) means orange, as in the colour orange. And the fruit.
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My son's name is Oren and I think it's the best! It means "pine tree" in Hebrew, which is a beautiful meaning. It is similar to other popular names now (like Owen) but still very unique. It is easy to pronounce.
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- Meanings and history of the name Oren
Oren means "pine tree" in Hebrew. If you don't like "pine tree" you can decide it was descended from "Or" which means "light."
In the Old Testament, Oren is the son of Jerahmeel.
This is also similar to the Gaelic Orin, meaning "pale faced".
- Famous real-life people named Oren
Oren Moverman, Israeli screenwriter.
Oren Jacoby, Oscar-nominated documentary film director and producer.
Oren Barkan, Israeli trance artist.
Oren Harris, United States District Judge.
Oren Ambrachi, Australian musician.
Oren Koules, American entertainment and sports industry executive.
Oren Bloedow, American singer, guitarist, and composer.
Oren Hawxhurst, American professional wrestler, actor, and stuntman.
Oren Peli, Israeli American film director, producer and screenwriter, and video game programmer.
Oren Lavie, Israeli singer, songwriter, playwright, and theatre director.
Oren Eizermann, Israeli-Canadian professional ice hockey player.
Oren Lyons, Native American Faithkeeper of the Turtle Clan of the Onondaga and Seneca Nations of the Iroquois Confederacy.
Orrin Hatch, US Senator from Utah.
- Oren in song, story & screen
A character in Kill Bill is named O-Ren Ishikawa. However, this is female and a coincidence. One of the faries in Zelda is named Auren, pronounced the same.
Oren is a main character in the 1998 movie Deep Impact. Oren Monash is an astronaut that helps destroy a comet heading for earth. He is a hero. The movie is so-so, but the character is great.
The original Aquaman's real name is Orin.