Oren Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Horn. Americanized form of Norwegian Øren, a habitational name from any of about thirty farmsteads, mainly on the west coast of Norway, named Øyra, from Old Norse eyrr ‘delta’, ‘sandbank’. Americanized spelling of German Ohren. Jewish (Israeli): ornamental name from Hebrew oren ‘pine tree’. In some cases it may be a substitute for some original Ashkenazic name of similar sound or meaning, e.g. Tannenbaum or Sosna.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Osen, Uren, Oyen, Oen, Toren, Ren, Koren, Orten, Horen, Oden

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Oren Family Origin

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Oren Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Oren family was Keeping House. The most common Oren occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Oren's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Oren.

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Between 1954 and 2004, Oren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Oren in 1954 was 46, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Oren

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