Meaning and name origin
Loren \l(o)-ren\ as a boy's name (also used as girl's name Loren), is pronounced LOR-en. It is of English origin. Modern variant of Lorenzo and Lawrence. Might be confused with the girl's name Lauren.
Loren is a very popular first name for males (#376 out of 1220, Top 31%) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for all people (#50711 out of 88799, Top 57%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Loren for boys. Loren reached its highest rank of #238 in the U.S. in 1930-1939. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Loren and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Lorenzo (#227), Lawrence (#462), Lorin, Loran, Lauren and Loren. (2014 statistics).
Loren▼ is also pronounced similarly to Laren, Larin, Laron, Larren, Leron and Lyron. Other suggested similar baby names are Coren, Goren, Joren, Koren, Liron, Logen, Lorenc, Loreno, Lorens, Lorent, Lorenz, Lorn, Lorne▼, Soren▲ and Toren. These names tend to be less commonly used than Loren.