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What does Lorn mean?

Lorn Pronunciation of Lorn [lorn] as a name for boys is of Scottish derivation. Lorn is an alternate spelling of Lorne (Scottish): place name (see Lorna).

Associated with: scottish.


1 related form via Lorne: Lornell.

1 feminine form: Lorna.

Creative forms:
(male) Larn, Lern, ..

(female) Lole, Lore, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lorn Kenny (L.K.), ..

How popular is Lorn?

Lorn is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#87348 out of 150436, Top 58%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Lorn was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its apex rank of #1863 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Lorne is the only other popular related form of Lorn. Adoption of these relations of Lorn reached its peak 6 decades ago (median #1323).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lorn, Lorne in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Lorn is pronounced similarly to Liron. Other recommended names are Arn, Bern, Bjorn, Born, Bourn, Burn, Byrn, Ern, Gjorn, Hern, Jorn, Kern, Laren, Larin, Lark, Laron, Lars, Lary, Len, Lenn, Leon, Leron, Lin, Linn, Lion, Lock, Loeb, Loew, Logan, Logen, Loki, Loman, Lon, Long, Lonn, Lonne, Lonny, Loran, Lorant, Lorcan, Lord, Loren, Lorenc, Loreno, Lorens, Lorent, Lorenz, Lorin, Loring, Loron, Lorren, Lorrin, Lorry, Loryn, Lot, Lou, Lowe, Loy, Loyd, Lunn, Lyn, Lynn, Lyon, Lyron, Tern, Thorn and Vern. These names tend to be more frequently used than Lorn.