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Lorinda

What does Lorinda mean?

Lorinda Pronunciation of Lorinda [lorin-da] as a name for girls has its root in Latin, and the meaning of Lorinda is "the bay, or laurel plant". Lorinda is an alternate form of Laura (Latin). Lorinda is also a form of Lora (Latin). Lorinda is also used as a form of Lori (English, Latin).

Associated with: bay (tree).

Variations

Lorinda has 1 variant: Laurinda.

23 more alternative forms via Laura, Lora, Lori: Laranca, Laurina, Loranna, Loreanna, Loren, Lorena, Lorene, Lorenna, Lorenza, Loretta, Loria, Lorian, Loriana, Loriann, Lorianne, Lorie, Loriel, Lorilee, Lorine, Loris, Lorita, Lorna and Lorra.

Creative forms:
(female) Lorinet, Lorinta, ..

(male) Lorindo, Lorinly, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lorinda Farah (L.F.), ..

How popular is Lorinda?

Lorinda is a very popular first name for females (#1759 out of 4276, Top 41%) but a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Lorinda reached its top rank of #869 in the U.S. during the years 1960-1969, but is not ranked currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Popular variation forms of Lorinda are Laura (#322 via latest list), Laurinda, Lora, Loren (#1891), Lorena (#1265), Lorene, Lorenza, Loretta (#1160), Lori (#1608), Loria, Loriann, Lorianne, Lorie, Lorine, Loris, Lorita and Lorna. Other forms, like Lorilee, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Lorinda was well-received among parents during the years 1960-1969 (average #952) and is now significantly less (#1791, 97%), with versions such as Lorie becoming less stylish.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lorinda, Laura, Laurinda, Lora, Loren in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lorena, Lorene, Lorenza, Loretta, Lori in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Loria, Loriann, Lorianne, Lorie, Lorine in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Loris, Lorita, Lorna in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Lorinda is alike in pronunciation to Larhonda, Larinda and Laronda. Other recommended names are Barinda, Brinda, Clorinda, Colinda, Corina, Corinda, Corinna, Corrinda, Darinda, Derinda, Dorina, Dorinda, Dorrinda, Dyrinda (see Dorinda), Florinda, Jolinda, Korenda, Korina, Korinna, Lacinda, Larina, Linda, Loida, Loraina, Lorenia, Lorin, Lorissa, Lorrina, Lorrna, Loucinda, Lovina, Lovinia, Lucinda, Marinda, Norina, Orinda, Zarinda and Zorina. These names tend to be less frequently used than Lorinda.

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