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What does Lorance mean?

Lorance Pronunciation of Lorance [lo-rance] as a boys' name is of Latin derivation, and the name Lorance means "from Laurentum". Lorance is a version of Lawrence (Latin).


Lorance has 10 variants: Larance, Larrance, Larrence, Laurance, Laurence, Lawrance, Lorence, Lorentz, Lorrence and Lowrance.

10 more related forms via Lawrence: Laranz, Lorant, Loren, Lorenc, Lorencz, Lorens, Lorenz, Lorenzen, Lorenzo and Lorin.

Creative forms:
(male) Lorande, Loranzo, ..

(female) Loranie, Loranne, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lorance Aahil (L.A.), ..

How popular is Lorance?

Lorance is an uncommon first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#21335 out of 150436, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Lorance (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000 are Laurance, Laurence, Lawrance, Lawrence (#497 from current records), Loren, Lorenz, Lorenzo (#216) and Lorin. Other variants, like Lorentz, are seldom used. These relations of Lorance were favored by parents in the 1910s (adoption of 0.7%) and are now significantly less widespread (adoption 0.1%, 81.3% less), with forms like Lawrence becoming less fashionable. Lorenzo is the most chic boy name in this compilation. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Laurance, Laurence, Lawrance, Lawrence, Loren in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lorenz, Lorenzo, Lorin in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lorance and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Chance, Clarance, Darence, Darrance, Derrance, Dorrance, Horace, Klarance, Lance, Lane, Lange, Laramie, Laroyce, Launce, Lavante, Lerone, Logan, Loman, Lonne, Lonnie, Loran, Lorcan, Loreno, Lorent, Lorento, Loring, Lorn, Lorne, Loron, Loryn, Morice, Morrice, Ponce, Prince, Rance, Tarrance, Terence, Terrance, Torence, Torrance, Torrence, Trace, Vance and Yance. These names tend to be more frequently used than Lorance.

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