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

Origin and Meaning of Eren

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Turkey says the name Eren means "saint man holy man wise man , talented and someone who sees the future and the unseen" and is of Islamic / Muslim origin.
  2. A user from Turkey says the name Eren is of Turkish origin and means "The mature one,wise man".
  3. A user from Australia says the name Eren is of Turkish origin and means "He who reaches or matures; becomes wise".
  4. A user from Turkey says the name Eren is of Fiction origin and means "Wise old man".
  5. 4 submissions from all over the world agree the name Eren means "Saint" and is of Turkish origin.
  6. A user from Azerbaijan says the name Eren is of Turkish origin and means "Eren is a Turkish name which in today's Turkish has the meaning of 'Saint'".
  7. According to a user from Turkey, the name Eren is of Turkish origin and means "Monk,saint, sage".
  8. A submission from Turkey says the name Eren means "One who has come to god" and is of Turkish origin.
  9. A submission from Turkey says the name Eren means "Wise" and is of Turkish origin.
  10. A submission from Philippines says the name Eren means "a eager boy" and is of Japanese origin.
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  1. A female given name
  2. A male given name
  3. A surname​.

Notable Persons Named Eren

Notable Persons Named Eren

Eren Derdiyok

Eren Derdiyok is a soccer player for the Kasımpaşa S.K., BSC Old Boys, FC Basel, Bayer 04 Leverkusen, TSG 1899 Hoffenheim, Switzerland national under-21 football team, and Switzerland national football team. Eren was born on June 12th, 1988 in Basel, Switzerland.

Eren Yeager

Eren Ozmen

Eren Ozmen is an entrepreneur. She holds the title President of the Sierra Nevada Corporation and Presidentof theSierra Nevada Corporation.

Eren Keskin

Eren was born on April 24th, 1959.

Eren Ozker

Eren Ozker was an actress and puppeteer. She was most active from 1970 to 1993. Eren was given the name Eren Özker on July 25th, 1948 in Ankara. She died on February 25th, 1993.

Eren Albayrak

Eren Albayrak is a soccer player for the Çaykur Rizespor, Bursaspor, Trabzonspor, Orduspor, 1461 Trabzon, and Turkey national under-17 football team. Eren was born on April 23rd, 1991 in Istanbul.

  • Eren Tozlu
    Soccer Player
  • Eren Güngör
    Soccer Player
  • Eren Aydın
    Soccer Player

Notable Persons With the Last Name Eren

Notable Persons With the Last Name Eren

Müzeyyen Senar

Müzeyyen Senar was an ottoman classical music musician. Her most notable accomplishments were from 1933 to 2008. Müzeyyen was given the name Zeliha Eren on July 16th, 1918 in Gököz, Keles. Müzeyyen is also known as Dombayoğlu, Müzeyyen; Eren, and Zeliha. She breathed her last breath on February 8th, 2015.

John Eren

John Eren is a Victorian Legislative. John was born on March 15th, 1964 in İzmir.

Hasan Eren

Hasan Eren was a in the fields of turkish language, turkic languages, and hungarian language. Hasan was born on March 15th, 1919 in Vidin, Bulgaria. He passed away on May 26th, 2007.

Tayfun Eren

Tayfun was born on March 13th, 1959 in Turkey.

Emrah Eren

Emrah Eren is a soccer player for the Gaziosmanpaşaspor, İstanbulspor A.Ş., Kartal S.K., Adanaspor, Galatasaray S.K., Gaziantepspor, Kocaelispor, Trabzonspor, Malatyaspor, Çaykur Rizespor, Giresunspor, Konyaspor, Denizlispor, Akhisar Belediyespor, and Turkey national under-21 football team. Emrah was born on November 13th, 1978 in Istanbul.

Efkan Eren

Efkan Eren is a basketball player for the Fenerbahçe S.K., Maine Central Institute, Monmouth University, Pitt Community College, and Lindenwood University in the Turkish Basketball Super League. He has been prominent since 2003. Efkan was born on July 12th, 1989 in Istanbul.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Eren U.S.
  White 88.61% 64.26%
  African American 2.11% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 5.06% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.11% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Eren

People with the last name Eren are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Eren

  • How Popular is the name Eren? Eren is the 9,985th most popular name of all time. As a last name Eren was the 80,131st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Eren have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,140 babies born with the first name Eren in the United States. That's more than enough people named Eren 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 Eren? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1973 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Eren first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Eren is Wednesday, July 26th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Eren born? The highest recorded use of the first name Eren was in 2019 with a total of 94 babies.
  • Random Eren Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Eren is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Texas have the same name in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Eren: The name spelled backwards is Nere. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Rnee. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Eren? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 237 people with the last name Eren.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Eren? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Eren as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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