Meaning and Origin of Orman - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Orman

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Old English : Spearman

Family name origins & meanings:

  • Irish : variant of Ormond.
  • Dutch : from a derivative of Horn suffixed by man ‘man’, or the topographic or habitational name van Hoorn, denoting someone who lived by a pointed or curved geographical feature (Dutch hoorn).
  • Hungarian (Ormán) : from Ormán, an old secular personal name.
  • Jewish (Ashkenazic) : of uncertain origin; perhaps a nickname from Yiddish orem ‘poor’ + man ‘man’.
  • Southern English : unexplained.