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Girl Name: Maren

Name: Maren
Pronunciation: \m(a)-ren\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: star of the sea
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Marin, Marien, Maryn, Marena, Mareen
Similar Names: Caren, Karen, Faren, Taren, Laren, Marlen, Mare, Maree
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 2448
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 62104


Maren \m(a)-ren\ as a girl's name is a variant of Mary (Latin), and the meaning of Maren is "star of the sea".

The baby name Maren sounds like Marin, Marien, Maryn, Marena and Mareen. Other similar baby names are Caren, Karen, Faren, Taren, Laren, Marlen, Mare and Maree.


Maren is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2448 out of 4276) and also a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#62104 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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