What does Loryn mean?
Loryn /lo-ryn/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Loryn) is of Latin origin, and the meaning of the name Loryn is "the bay, or laurel plant; from Laurentum". Loryn is an alternate form, with the prefix Lo-, of Lauren (Latin): feminine of Lawrence. Loryn is also a form of Loren (English, Latin).
How popular is Loryn?
Loryn is an uncommonly occurring first name for females. Loryn is also an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Lauren (#94 last year), Lauryn (#515), Lorenza, Lorene, Loren and Lorena are the prominent varying forms of Loryn (outside Top 1000) listed in the Top 1000. Forms like Laurynn are uncommon. Usage of these girl names reached its apex in the year 1999 (usage of 0.4412%) and is now significantly lower (usage 0.2318%, ▼47.4%), with the versions Lorena, Loren and Lorene becoming less stylish. Lauryn (#515) and Lauren (#94) are two of the more fashionable girl names among these. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of Loryn and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Loryn is alike in pronunciation to Lorain, Lorayne, Loreen, Lorian and Lorine▼. Other recommended similar baby names are Coryn, Koryn, Lorna▼, Lorrna and Lory. These names tend to be more frequently used than Loryn.