Meaning and name origin
Lorene \l(o)-re-ne\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Lorene is "the bay, or laurel plant". Lorene is a variant of Laura (Latin): in classical times, a crown was made from the leaves of the bay laurel for heroes or victors as a symbol of honor and victory. Also a variant of Lauren (Latin): feminine of Lawrence or variant of Laura. Lorene is also used as a variant of Lorena.
Lorene▼ has 29 variant forms: Laren, Larren, Larryn, Larrynn, Laryn, Lauraine, Laureen▼, Laurene, Laurenne, Lauriane, Laurianne, Laurin, Laurine, Lauryn▼, Laurynn, Loreen, Loreene, Loren▼, Lorenn, Lorin, Lorine▼, Lorraine▼, Lorren, Lorrin, Lorrynn, Loryn, Lowran, Lowrenn, Lowrynn.
Lorene is a very popular first name for females (#476 out of 4276, Top 11%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Lorene for girls. Lorene reached its highest rank of #185 in the U.S. in 1920-1929 (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Lorene and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Lauren (#94), Laura (#318), Lauryn (#515), Lorine, Lorraine, Lorene, Lorena, Laureen, Loren and Laurine. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).
Lorene▼ is also pronounced similarly to Laraene, Lareine, Larine, Loirane, Loraine▼ and Lorayne. Other suggested similar baby names are Corene▼, Dorene▼, Jorene, Larena, Loree, Lorenia, Lorenna, Lorna▼, Lorne, Lorrna, Morene and Norene▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lorene.