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Cohen Meaning


What does Cohen mean?

The name Cohen is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Cohen is "high priest".

Cohen is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Co-hen.

The Given Name Cohen

Transferred use of the anglicized surname, which derives from the Hebrew Kohain meaning "high priest".

Embraced by many parents, the name Cohen, is one of warmth and class.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

Cohen has no variant spellings.

Cohen Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 320 in baby name popularity for boys with 1,085 occurrences. It ranked 6,925 in baby name popularity for girls with 17 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 336 in baby name popularity for boys with 1,017 occurrences. It ranked 9,044 in baby name popularity for girls with 12 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Cohen has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Cohen Name Popularity Page.

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    Cohen Numerology

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    Cohen Name Fun

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