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Loraine

What does Loraine mean?

Loraine Pronunciation of Loraine [lo-raine] as a girls' name has its root in French, and Loraine means "from Lorraine". Loraine is an alternate form of Lorraine (French).

Variations

Loraine has 9 variants: Laraine, Larayne, Laurraine, Leraine, Lerayne, Lorain, Lorayne, Lorine and Lorrayne.

3 more relations via Lorraine: Loraina, Lori and Lorraina.

Creative forms:
(female) Lourne, Luraine, ..

(male) Loraice, Loraile, ..

Middle name pairings:
Loraine Lindsey (L.L.), ..

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. Demographics)

Loraine reached its apex rank of #333 in the U.S. in the 1920s, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Popular alternative forms of Loraine listed in the Top 2000 are Laraine, Lorain, Lorayne, Lori (#1608 the previous year), Lorine, Lorraine (#1723) and Lorrayne. Other variants, like Lerayne, are seldom used. These relations of Loraine were favored during 1960-1969 (average #1320) and have become significantly less conventional since (#1916, 99.3% less usage), with forms such as Lorraine becoming less stylish.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Loraine, Laraine, Lorain, Lorayne, Lori in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lorine, Lorraine, Lorrayne in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Loraine is pronounced similarly to Laraene, Lareine, Larine, Larraine, Lauraine, Laurine, Loirane, Loreen, Loreene, Loren, Lorene, Lorenn, Lorian, Loriann, Lorianne, Lorin, Lorren, Lorrin, Lorryn, Lorrynn, Loryn and Lowran. Other recommended names are Coraline, Corine, Corrine, Dorine, Igraine, Jeraine, Jolaine, Jordaine, Korine, Korrine, Laine, Laramae, Lareina, Larina, Larsine, Loralee, Loralie, Loralle, Loranna, Loreanna, Lorena, Lorenna, Loriana, Lorie, Lorna, Lorne, Lorrie, Lorrina, Lorrna, Louanne, Lurline, Morgaine, Morine, Norine, Romaine, Ygraine and Zorine. These names tend to be less frequently used than Loraine.


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