Meaning and Name Origin
Loreen \l(o)-reen\ as a girls' name. The meaning of the name Loreen is "the bay, or laurel plant". Loreen is a variant of Laura (Latin). Loreen is also a variation of Lorena: variant of Laura or Lora.
Loreen has 49 more related forms via Laura, Lorena: Laralyn, Laranca, Larea, Lari, Lauralee, Laurana, Laure, Laurel▼, Laurella, Laurena, Laurence, Laurentia, Laurentine, Laurestine, Lauretha, Lauretta▼, Laurette, Lauri▼, Laurice, Lauricia, Laurie▼, Laurina, Laurinda, Laurita, Laurnea, Lavra, Lawra, Lollie, Lolly, Lora▼, Loree, Lorenia, Lorenna, Lorenza, Loretta▼, Lorette, Lorey, Lori▼, Lorie▼, Lorinda, Lorita, Lorna▼, Lorretta, Lorrette, Lorri▼, Lorrie▼, Lorrina, Lorry and Lory.
Loreen is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2123 out of 4276, Top 50%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Loreen and associated names. Popular variation forms of Loreen (#unlisted) are Lauren (#94 a year ago), Laura (#318), Laurel (#817), Loretta, Lori, Lorie, Lorenza, Lorna, Lorrie, Lorri, Lorraine, Lorene, Lorine, Loren, Laurette, Lauretta, Laureen, Lauri, Laurie, Lora, Lollie, Laurine and Lorena. These girl names reached the apex of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 and are now significantly less widespread, with forms such as Laura, Lorena, Lorine, Lorie and Lori becoming somewhat outmoded. Lauren (#94) is the most fashionable baby name in this list. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)
Loreen is pronounced similarly to Laren, Larren, Lorain, Lorenn, Lorian, Lorin, Lorren, Lorrin, Lorryn, Loryn and Lowrenn. Other suggested similar baby names are Coreen, Doreen▼, Koreen, Lorne, Moreen, Noreen▼ and Zoreen. These names tend to be less frequently used than Loreen.