What does Loraine mean?
Loraine /lo-rai-ne/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Loraine's root is French, and Loraine means "from Lorraine". Loraine is an alternate form of Lorraine (French). Lorrain is a popular last name.
How popular is Loraine?
Loraine is a very prominent first name for females (#770 out of 4276, Top 18%) and a slightly less prominent last name for both adults and children (#93841 out of 150436, Top 62%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the birth name popularity of Loraine for girls. Loraine reached its apex rank of #354 in the U.S. in the 1920s, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Loraine and associated names. Popular alternative forms of Loraine listed in the Top 1000 are Laraine, Lori, Lorine and Lorraine. Variants like Larayne are seldom used. These girl names reached the top of their popularity during 1920-1929 (usage of 0.4284%) and have become significantly less widespread since, with the forms Loraine, Lori, Lorine and Lorraine becoming less stylish. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Loraine▼ is pronounced similarly to Laraene, Lareine, Larine, Larraine, Lauraine, Loirane, Loreene, Lorene▼, Lorianne, Lorin and Lorrin. Other recommended similar baby names are Loranna, Lorne and Lorrina. These names tend to be less frequently used than Loraine.