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What does Lorin mean?

Lorin Pronunciation of Lorin as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Lorin) is a Latin name, and the meaning of the name Lorin is "from Laurentum". Lorin is an alternate form of Lawrence (Latin). Lorin is also a variant of Loren (English, Latin).



VARIANTS Loryn, Lorrin, Lorren, Loron, Loran, Lauren

RELATED FORMS VIA LAWRENCE, LOREN Laranz, Larenz, Larry, Lars, Laurie, Lawrie, Lon, Lonny, Lorance, Lorant, Lorenc, Lorence, Lorencz, Lorens, Lorentz, Lorenz, Lorenzo, Loritz, Lorrenz, Lorry

(male) Lorny, ..

(female) Loric, ..

Lorin Kelvin (L.K.), ..

How popular is Lorin?

Lorin is an unusual given name for men but a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#105905 out of 150436, Top 70%). (2000 U.S. DEMOGRAPHICS)

Lorin reached its apex position of #813 in the U.S. during the years 1940-1949, but is not in the list at the moment. (TOP BABY NAMES, 2018)

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

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

Which version is better?

Larry (#706 VIA LATEST LIST), Lars (#1756), Lauren, Laurie, Lawrence (#498), Lon, Lonny, Loran, Loren (#1988), Lorenz and Lorenzo (#174) are the prominent related forms of Lorin. Other forms, like Lorry, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Lorin was at its most widespread 78 years ago (USAGE OF 2.35%) and has become significantly diminished since (USAGE 0.18%, 92%), with forms like Loren becoming less trendy. Lorenzo is the most contemporarily stylish boy name among these.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lorin, Larry, Lars, Lauren, Laurie in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lawrence, Lon, Lonny, Loran, Loren in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lorenz, Lorenzo in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Lorin is alike in pronunciation to Laren, Larin, Laron, Larran, Larren, Larrin, Larron, Laurian, Leeron, Leron, Lerone and Lyron. Other recommended sound-alike names are Aarin, Adrin, Arin, Arrin, Bodin, Bordin, Bowin, Colin, Corbin, Corin, Corrin, Corvin, Corwin, Darin, Dorrin, Eoin, Erin, Farin, Garin, Godin, Gorin, Gorrin, Herin, Jarin, Jovin, Korbin, Korin, Korrin, Larie, Larkin, Levin, Lin, Liron, Logan, Logen, Loki, Loman, Lonn, Lorcan, Lord, Loreno, Lorent, Loring, Lorn, Lorne, Lorring, Louie, Louis, Morfin, Nolin, Norvin, Norwin, Orin, Orrin, Robin, Tarin, Thorin, Tobin, Torin and Torrin. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lorin.

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