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Lorrette

What does Lorrette mean?

Lorrette Pronunciation of Lorrette [lor-rette] as a name for girls has its root in Latin, and the meaning of Lorrette is "the bay, or laurel plant". Lorrette is a variant form of Laura (Latin).

Associated with: bay (tree).

Variations

Lorrette has 2 variants: Laurette and Lorette.

6 more related forms via Laura: Lauretta, Loree, Lorene, Loretta, Lorretta and Lorrie.

Creative forms:
(female) Larette, Lorta, ..

(male) Lordo, Lorretre, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lorrette Dayana (L.D.), ..

How popular is Lorrette?

Lorrette is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Lorrette is also an uncommon last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Laura (#322 via latest list), Lauretta, Laurette, Loree, Lorene, Loretta (#1160), Lorette, Lorretta and Lorrie are the popular varying forms of Lorrette (outside Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Lorrette was well-received among parents 6 decades ago (average #1006) and has become much lower since (#1720, down 96%), with versions like Loretta becoming less in vogue. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Laura, Lauretta, Laurette, Loree, Lorene in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Loretta, Lorette, Lorretta, Lorrie in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Lorrette is alike in pronunciation to Lurette. Other suggested similar names are Andrette, Arette, Ariette, Arlette, Aubrette, Barbette, Bergette, Brette, Carlette, Clarette, Colette, Collette, Coronette, Correlle, Correne, Corretta, Corvetta, Dorette, Earvette (see Irvette), Ervette, Garnette, Georjette, Grette, Harriette, Irvette, Joette, Johnette, Joliette, Jonette, Jozette, Koretta, Korette, Lanette, Laretha, Laretta, Lauretha, Lavette, Leretta (see Loretta), Lisbette, Lissette, Lizette, Loletta, Lonette, Lorelle, Lorrae, Lorraine, Lorrella, Lorren, Loucetta (see Lucetta), Loucette, Lourdetta, Lourdette, Lowrelle (see Lorelle), Lucette, Luzette, Lynette, Lynnette, Lyzbette (see Elizabeth), Lyzette, Marette, Margette, Mariette, Mosette, Orette, Ornette, Perlette, Pierrette, Robette, Rochette, Ronnette, Rosette, Sarette, Toinette and Torree. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lorrette.

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