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Gender: Female Meaning of Keren: "strength, power, ram's horn" Origin of Keren: Hebrew

The name Keren is a girl's name of Hebrew origin meaning "strength, power, ram's horn". Keren and is often added to lists like Bible Names for Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "Change two letters (5 names)".

From the experts:

Israeli-born singer Keren Ann introduced this traditional Hebrew name to this country, where it could well be mistaken for Karen.

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Famous People Named Keren

Keren Ann, Israeli-born singer-songwriter
Keren Woodward, English singer of pop group Bananarama
Keren Leibovitch, Israeli Paralympic swimmer
Keren Cytter, Israeli artist
Keren Swanson, YouTube vlogger
Keren Meloul aka Rose, French singer
Keren Craig, English fashion designer

Pop Culture References for the name Keren

Keren Daniel, character in Poldark book series and TV series.

Korin, Kerena, Kerrin, Karin, Keryn, Koranit, Karnit, Korenit


AlexxisLynn Says:


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aimeekeren14 Says:


The difference between Keren and Karen is that Karen is pronounces CARE-IN while Keren is pronounced KEH-WREN