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Flor

What does Flor mean?

Flor Pronunciation of Flor [flor] as a name for girls is a Latin name, and the meaning of the name Flor is "flowering, in bloom". Flor is an alternate spelling of Flora (Latin). Flor is also a derivative of Florence (Latin): medieval transcription of Florentius and Florentia.

Variations

Flor has 2 variants: Fleur and Flore.

Flor has 18 more relations via Flora, Florence: Fiora, Fiore, Fiori, Flo, Flori, Floria, Florida, Florie, Florina, Florine, Floris, Florise, Florita, Florrie, Florry, Flory, Floss and Flossy.

Creative forms:
(female) Floor, Florra, ..

(male) Fler, Florra, ..

Middle name pairings:
Flor Selene (F.S.), ..

How popular is Flor?

Flor is a very popular first name for females (#1264 out of 4276, Top 30%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#17935 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Flor was first listed in 1970-1979 and reached its apex rank of #907 in the U.S. in 2005, but is not found in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Flor name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Flor outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Florence (#1172 a year ago), Flora (#1362), Florine, Floris, Florina, Floss, Florrie, Florida, Floria, Flo and Florie are the popular variation forms of Flor. These forms of Flor were at the apex of their popularity in the 1890s (average #1158) and have become significantly less widespread since, with versions such as Flora going out of style.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Flor, Flo, Flora, Florence, Floria in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Florida, Florie, Florina, Florine, Floris in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Florrie, Floss in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Florence outside U.S.

Similar Names

Flor is pronounced similarly to Flower. Other suggested similar names are Amor, Azor, Cor, Dior, Flip, Lior and Noor. These names tend to be less commonly used than Flor.

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