What does Lori mean?
For more on this name, see also the related girl name Lorraine.
Lori▼ has 38 more alternative forms via Laura, Laurie, Lora: Larea, Lari, Laure, Laurel▼, Lauren▲, Lauri▼, Laurice, Laurie▼, Laurina, Laurine, Laurita, Lavra, Lawra, Lollie, Lolly, Lora▼, Lorah, Loranna, Loreen, Loren▼, Lorena▼, Lorene▼, Lorenna, Lorenza, Loretta▼, Lorette, Lorey, Lorie▼, Lorine▼, Lorita, Lorna▼, Lorra, Lorrae, Lorree, Lorrie▼, Lorry, Lory and Lowra.
Lori is a very popular first name for females (#78 out of 4276, Top 2%) and a slightly less popular surname for all people (#62298 out of 88799, Top 70%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Lori for girls. Lori entered the list in 1940-1949 and reached its peak rank of #16 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not listed currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of Lori and related names. Lauren (#94 in 2014), Laura (#318), Laurel (#817), Loriann, Lorie, Lorine, Lorraine, Lorrie, Lorri, Loretta, Lorna, Lorene, Laurine, Laurie, Lauri, Lollie, Lora, Lorena, Loren and Lorenza are the prominent varying forms of Lori ranked in the Top 1000. This girl name was at the height of its popularity during the years 1960-1969 and has become significantly less widespread since, with versions such as Laura, Lorena, Lorie, Lorine and Lorna falling out of style. Lauren (#94) is the most chic girl name in this compilation. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Lori▼ is alike in pronunciation to Lara▼, Leora▼, Liora, Lira, Liri, Lura▼, Lyra and Lyria. Other suggested similar baby names are Cori▼, Dori, Jori, Kori, Lior, Loir, Loire, Loni, Lorin and Tori▼. These names tend to be less frequently used than Lori.