[ 1 syll. ren, re-n ] The baby boy name Ren is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as Reh-N †. Ren is used chiefly in the Japanese language, and it is derived from Japanese and Latin origins. From Japanese roots, its meaning is water lily.
In addition, Ren is a variant of the name René (French).
Ren is infrequently used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
† English pronunciation for Ren: R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"