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Loren (girl)

What does Loren mean?

Loren Pronunciation of Loren [loren] as a girls' name (also used less commonly as boys' name Loren) is pronounced LOR-en. It is of English and Latin origin, and the meaning of Loren is "from Laurentum". Variant of Lawrence, from Laurentius. See also Lauren and Lorna.

Variations

Loren has 5 variants: Lorin, Lorren, Lorrin, Lorryn and Loryn.

Affiliated girl name: Laura.

19 more alternative forms via Lauren, Lorna: L'Wren, Laren, Larren, Larryn, Laryn, Laurin, Lauryn, Lorena, Lorene, Lorenn, Lorenza, Lorne, Lorrna, Lorrynn, Lourenca, Lourence, Lowran, Lowrenn and Lowrynn.

Creative forms:
(female) Leren, Luren, ..

(male) Lolan, Lore, ..

Middle name pairings:
Loren Dylan (L.D.), ..

How popular is Loren?

Loren is a very prominent first name for females (#1285 out of 4276, Top 30%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#24162 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Loren was first listed in 1950-1959 and reached its top position of #517 in the U.S. in the year 1990, and is currently at #1891. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Lauren (#119 in recent rankings), Laura (#322), Lauryn (#507), Lorena (#1265), Lorin, Lorna, Lorenza, Lorene, Laurin and Lawrence are the popular variation forms of Loren (#1891 in recent rankings). Other variants, like Laryn, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Loren was common among parents 3 decades ago (average #1190) and has become significantly lower since (#1464, 88%), with forms like Lauren falling out of fashion.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Loren, Laura, Lauren, Laurin, Lauryn in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lawrence, Lorena, Lorene, Lorenza, Lorin, Lorna in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Laura, Lauren, Lauryn, Lorna outside U.S.

Similar Names

Loren is pronounced similarly to Laraene, Lareine, Larine, Laureen, Laurene, Loirane, Lorain, Loraine, Lorayne, Loreen, Loreene, Lorian, Loriann and Lorine. Other recommended names are Aren, Bren, Caren, Coreen, Coren, Deren, Doreen, Eiren, Faren, Iren, Jorden, Karen, Keren, Koreen, Koren, Laken, Larea, Laree, Larena, Larsen, Logan, Loire, Lonee, Lora, Lorah, Loree, Lorel, Lorenia, Lorenna, Loreta, Lorey, Lori, Loria, Lorie, Loriel, Loris, Lorra, Lorree, Lorri, Lorry, Lory, Love, Lovey, Maren, Moreen, Morgen, Nolen, Noreen, Rowen, Taren, Wren and Zoreen. These names tend to be less frequently used than Loren.

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