Gender / Sex: girl
Meaning: glorious dignity
Related Names: Karen
Sounds Like: Kerin, Keryn, Koren
Variant forms: Kerena, Kerensa
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 3431
Keren \k(e)-ren\ as a girl's name is pronounced KARE-en. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Keren is "glorious dignity". Also possibly means "ray of light", "horn" or "fund". Short form of Kerenhappuch. Biblical: one of the three daughters of Job, the other two being Jemima and Kezia.
Keren has 2 variant forms: Kerena and Kerensa.
For more information, see also the related name Karen.
Baby names that sound like Keren are Kerin, Keryn and Koren.
View a list of the 3 names that reference Keren.
Keren is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3431 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)