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Girl Name: Perrin

Name: Perrin
Pronunciation: \p(er)-rin\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Perrin's also a boy name)
Origin: Latin
Related Names: Perri
Sounds Like: Bernie, Berni, Beryn, Perrianne, Pierina
Variant forms: Perran, Perren, Perrine, Perryn
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 4004


Perrin \p(er)-rin\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Perrin). Feminine form of Peter (Greek) "rock" or Peregrine (Latin) "wanderer".

Perrin has 4 variant forms: Perran, Perren, Perrine and Perryn.

For more information, see also the related name Perri.

Baby names that sound like Perrin are Bernie, Berni, Beryn, Perrianne and Pierina.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Perrin.


Perrin is not a popular first name for women but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#4004 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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