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What does Lorenz mean?

Lorenz Pronunciation of Lorenz [lorenz] as a name for boys is a Latin name, and the meaning of Lorenz is "from Laurentum". Lorenz is a variant form of Lawrence (Latin). Lorenz is also a German form of Lorenzo (Spanish, Italian, Latin).


Lorenz has 7 variants: Laranz, Larenz, Larrens, Laurens, Laurenz, Lorens and Lorrenz.

22 more alternative forms via Lawrence, Lorenzo: Larenzo, Lauren, Laurent, Lavrens, Lon, Lonny, Lorance, Lorant, Loren, Lorenc, Lorence, Lorencz, Loreno, Lorent, Lorento, Lorentz, Lorenzen, Lorenzino, Lorin, Loritz, Lorrence and Lorry.

Creative forms:
(male) Lirenz, ..


Middle name pairings:
Lorenz Chase (L.C.), ..

How popular is Lorenz?

Lorenz is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent last name for all people (#2295 out of 150436, Top 2%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Lorenz reached its peak position of #1113 in the U.S. in the 1910s, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lorenz name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Lauren, Laurent, Lawrence (#497 from recent data), Lon, Lonny, Loren, Lorenzo (#216) and Lorin are the popular variation forms of Lorenz. Adoption of these relations of Lorenz was more pronounced among parents during 1910-1919 (adoption of 0.63%) and has become significantly lower since (adoption 0.13%, 80%), with versions like Lawrence becoming less trendy. Lorenzo is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns in this list.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lorenz, Lauren, Laurent, Lawrence, Lon in U.S.

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Coren, Florenz, Fonz, Franz, Goren, Joren, Klarenz (see Clarence), Koren, Laken, Laredo, Larell, Laren, Larin, Laron, Larren, Larsen, Len, Lenn, Leron, Lerone, Liron, Loeb, Loew, Loewe, Loewy, Logan, Logen, Loman, Lonell, Long, Lonn, Lonne, Lonza, Lonzo, Loran, Lorcan, Lord, Loring, Lorn, Lorne, Lornell (see Lorne), Loron, Lorren, Lorrin, Lorring, Loryn, Lovel, Lovell, Lowe, Lowel, Lowell, Lyron, Prinz, Soren, Tarrenz (see Terence) and Toren. These names tend to be more frequently used than Lorenz.

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