First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Ehren mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Ehren

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Canada says the name Ehren means "Honorable" and is of German origin.
  2. According to a user from South Carolina, U.S., the name Ehren is of English origin and means "Honor".
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International Interest
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  1. plural of Ehre

Notable Persons Named Ehren

Notable Persons Named Ehren

Ehren McGhehey

Ehren McGhehey is an actor and stunt performer. His most notable accomplishments were from 2000 to present. Ehren was given the name Kenneth Ehren McGhehey on November 29th, 1976 in McMinnville, Oregon, U.S. Ehren is also known as Danger Ehren, Ehren "Danger" McGhehey, Dange, and Scars.

Ehren Kruger

Ehren Kruger is a screenwriter and film producer. Ehren was born on October 5th, 1972.

Ehren Watada

Ehren Watada is a military person.

Ehren Wassermann

Ehren Wassermann is a baseball player. Ehren was born on December 6th, 1980 in Sylacauga, Alabama.

Ehren Hanna

Ehren Hanna is an athlete for the Bahamas national beach soccer team.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ehren U.S.
  White 94.08% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 3.95% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ehren

People with the last name Ehren are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Ehren

  • How Popular is the name Ehren? Ehren is the 9,813th most popular name of all time. As a last name Ehren was the 115,034th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Ehren have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,171 babies born with the first name Ehren in the United States. That's more than enough people named Ehren to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Ehren? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1968 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Ehren first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Ehren is Saturday, October 3rd, 1896.
  • What year had the most people named Ehren born? The highest recorded use of the first name Ehren was in 1980 with a total of 62 babies.
  • Random Ehren Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Ehren is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 6 babies in California have the same name in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Ehren: The name spelled backwards is Nerhe. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Enrhe. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ehren? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 152 people with the last name Ehren.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ehren? Ehren is one of the most unique last names recorded.
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