What does Lorentz mean?
Lorentz [lorentz] as a boys' name has its root in Latin, and the meaning of the name Lorentz is "from Laurentum". Lorentz is an alternate form of Lawrence (Latin). Lorentz is also a form of Lorenzo (Spanish, Italian, Latin).
(male) Larentz, Lorener, ..
(female) Lorenda, Lorenta, .. Middle name pairings:
Lorentz Ellis (L.E.), ..
How popular is Lorentz?
Lorentz is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#11484 out of 150436, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Lorentz (outside Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000 are Laurance, Laurence, Laurent, Lawrance, Lawrence (#497 from recent data), Loren, Lorenz, Lorenzo (#216) and Lorin. These relations of Lorentz were favored during 1910-1919 (average #897) and are now much less common (#1634, 81% less usage), with forms such as Loren becoming less stylish. Lorenzo is the most fashionable boy name here. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Florentz (see Florent), Frantz, Lantz, Laren, Logen, Loran, Loring, Lorn, Lorne, Loron, Lorren, Loryn, Moritz, Peretz and Printz. Like Lorentz, these names are not frequently used.See names in meaning and etymology.