What does Loreen mean?
Loreen [lo-reen] as a girls' name is of Latin derivation, and the meaning of the name Loreen is "the bay, or laurel plant". Loreen is a variant form of Laura (Latin) with the prefix Lo-. Loreen is also a variation of Lorena (Latin).
Associated with: bay (tree).
(female) Loreenna, Loreenne, ..
(male) Loreence, Loreennie, ..
How popular is Loreen?
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. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name statistics of Loreen for girls. Loreen was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its apex rank of #1086 in the U.S. during 1960-1969, but is not in the list at the moment. (Top 2000 Names, 2014)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Loreen and associated names. Popular variation forms of Loreen are Lauren (#94 a year ago), Laura (#318), Lorena (#1218), Loretta (#1322), Lori (#1670), Lorraine (#1813), Lorry, Lory, Lorie, Lorine, Lorrie, Lorna, Lorita, Lorri, Lorenza, Laurine, Laurene, Laureen, Lora, Loree, Lorene, Loren and Lorette. These forms of Loreen reached the apex of their popularity during 1960-1969 (average #894) and are now significantly less widespread (#1768, down 90%), with forms such as Lorraine becoming somewhat outmoded.
Loreen is pronounced similarly to Laraene, Lareine, Laren, Larren, Larryn, Laryn, Lorain, Loraine▼, Lorayne, Lorenn, Lorian, Loriann, Lorin, Lorren, Lorrin, Lorryn, Lorrynn, Loryn, Lowran, Lowrenn and Lowrynn. Other suggested similar names are Aireen, Breen, Careen, Coleen▼, Coree, Coreen, Coreene, Coren, Correen, Dareen, Doree, Doreen▼, Doreyn, Dorreen, Eireen, Ireen, Ivoreen, Joleen, Jorden, Kareen, Koree, Koreen, Koreena, Koren, L'Wren, Laree, Lareina, Larena, Larsen, Lonee, Loraina, Loranna, Loreanna, Lorel, Lorelei▲, Loreta, Loriana, Loriel, Lorne, Lorree, Lorrna, Lurleen, Mareen, Moreen, Morgen, Noreen▼, Noreena, Nureen, Sareen, Treen, Zareen and Zoreen. These names tend to be less frequently used than Loreen.