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What does Lorry mean?

Lorry Pronunciation of Lorry [lor-ry] as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Lorry) is a Latin name, and the name Lorry means "from Laurentum". Lorry is an alternate spelling of Lawrence (Latin).


Lorry has 6 variants: Larrey, Larry, Laurie, Lawrey, Lawrie and Lawry.

11 more alternative forms via Lawrence: Lars, Lon, Lonny, Lorant, Loren, Lorenc, Lorens, Lorenz, Lorin, Loritz and Lorrenz.

Creative forms:
(male) Lerry, Lorrym, ..

(female) Lordy, Lorly, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lorry Forest (L.F.), ..

How popular is Lorry?

Lorry is an unusual given name for men. Lorry is an equally unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Lorry (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000 are Lawrence (#497 the previous year), Larry (#556), Lars (#1705), Lorenz, Lorin, Loren, Lon, Laurie and Lonny. Adoption of these forms of Lorry reached its apex during the years 1940-1949 (usage of 2.33%) and has become much reduced since (usage 0.06%, 97.3%), with versions like Loren becoming somewhat outmoded. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Larry, Lars, Laurie, Lawrence, Lon in U.S.

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

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

Similar Names

Lorry is pronounced similarly to Laray, Larie, Laroy, Larue, Lary, Leary, Leeroy, Leroi and Leroy. Other suggested similar names are Arry, Barry, Berry, Corry, Cory, Cowry, Curry, Darry, Derry, Dory, Garry, Gerry, Harry, Horry, Jerry, Jorry, Jory, Kerry, Korry, Kory, Loewy, Loran, Lord, Lorn, Lorne, Loron, Lorren, Lorrin, Loryn, Loy, Morry, Murry, Orry, Parry, Perry, Rorry, Rory, Terry, Torry and Tory. These names tend to be more frequently used than Lorry.

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