Gender: Female Origin of Perrin: Variation of Perry or Peter

Perrin Origin and Meaning

The name Perrin is a girl's name .

Perrin has been in long use as a surname, derived from Peter, and is now used quietly as a first name. It was given in 2014 to 33 boys and 15 girls in the US. It has an attractive sound and feel and seems equally usable for both sexes.

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stacylynnJ Says:


Perrin is actually a diminutive of PETER (meaning "rock"), not Perry as this Nameberry page states.