[ 3 syll. o-rion, or-i-on ] The baby girl name Orion is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced ow-RAY-ahN (English) †. Orion's language of origin is Old Greek. The name Orion means 'the huntress; a constellation'. See Orion for more information.
Orion is not commonly used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. In the last century Orion has mainly been a boy name.
† Pronunciation for Orion: OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; AY as in "side (S.AY.D)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"