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 "Creative Nicknames".

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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Pop Culture References for the name Keren

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


AlexxisLynn Says:


I like it👍🏼

aimeekeren14 Says:


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