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Lorah

What does Lorah mean?

Lorah Pronunciation of Lorah [lo-rah] as a name for girls has its root in Latin, and the name Lorah means "laurel". Lorah is a variant form of Lora (Latin): version of Laura.

Associated with: laurel (tree).

Variations

Lorah has 9 variants: Loree, Lorey, Lori, Lorra, Lorrae, Lorree, Lorrie, Lory and Lowra.

Lorah has 2 more alternative forms via Lora: Loranna and Lorita.

Creative forms:
(female) Lierah, Lourah, ..

(male) Lolan, Lorahm, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lorah Jersey (L.J.), ..

How popular is Lorah?

Lorah is a rare given name for women but a very popular surname for all people (#22870 out of 150436, Top 15%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Lori (#1608 via latest list), Lory, Lorrie, Lorita, Lora and Loree are the prominent varying forms of Lorah (outside Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Lorree, are uncommon. These forms of Lorah were favored as baby names 55 years ago (adoption of 1.48%) and have become significantly less conventional since (adoption 0.01%, 100%), with versions such as Lora becoming somewhat outmoded. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lora, Loree, Lori, Lorita, Lorrie, Lory in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lorah and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Lorah is alike in pronunciation to Lara, Larae, Laray, Larea, Laree, Lari, Larra, Laura, Lawra, Leeora, Leora, Leorah, Liora, Lira, Liri, Loria, Lorie, Lorri, Lorry, Lura, Lyra and Lyria. Other recommended names are Anorah, Barah, Carah, Cyrah, Dorah, Drorah (see Derora), Farah, Jorah, Karah, Kyrah, Lanah, Leah, Ledah, Lelah, Lenah, Lenorah, Lidah, Lilah, Linah, Logan, Lola, Lona, Lorain, Lorel, Loren, Lorian, Lorin, Loris, Lorna, Lorne, Loryn, Lowran, Lubah, Lydah, Lylah, Lynah, Marah, Merah, Mirah, Morah, Moriah, Myrah, Nonah, Norah, Oonah, Perah, Sarah, Tarah, Tovah, Yonah, Zarah, Zorah and Zorrah. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lorah.

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