Meaning and Name Origin
Lorenzo \l(o)-ren-zo, lor(e)-nzo\ as a boys' name is pronounced lor-REN-zoh. It is of Spanish and Italian origin. Variant of Lawrence (Latin) "from Laurentum". Lorenzo de'Medici was a Renaissance patron of Michaelangelo and da Vinci. Lorenz (LOR-enz) is a German form. See also Renzo. Actor Lorenzo Lamas.
Lorenzo has 43 more related variations via Lawrence, Lorenz: Larance, Laranz, Larenz, Larrance, Larrence, Larrens, Larrey, Larry▼, Lars, Laurance, Lauren▼, Laurence▼, Laurens, Laurent, Laurentios, Laurentius, Laurenz, Laurie, Laurits, Lauritz, Lavrans, Lavrens, Lawrance, Lawrey, Lawrie, Lawry, Lenci, Lon▼, Lonny▼, Lorance, Lorant, Loren▼, Lorenc, Lorence, Lorencz, Lorens, Lorenzen, Lorin, Loritz, Lorrence, Lorrenz, Lorry and Lowrance.
Lorenzo has 1 feminine form: Lorenza.
Lorenzo is a very popular first name for men (#339 out of 1220, Top 28%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#3219 out of 88799, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the birth name popularity of Lorenzo for boys. Lorenzo reached its highest rank of #227 in the U.S. in the year 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the boy name Lorenzo and affiliated names. Popular alternative forms of Lorenzo (#227 in 2014) ranked in the Top 1000 are Enzo (#369 in 2014), Lawrence (#462), Larry (#510), Lorenz, Lorin, Loren, Lonny, Laurence, Lars, Lon and Lauren. These boy names were at the height of their popularity during 1950-1959 and are now much less popular, with forms like Larry, Lawrence, Loren, Lonny and Lon becoming somewhat dated. Enzo (#369) is the most fashionable birth name here. (2014 Birth Statistics)