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Girl Names Starting with Lo-

Lo- baby names and what they mean, with 48 results. These girl names reached the apex of their popularity a century ago (USAGE OF 2.6%) and are now significantly less common (USAGE 0.3%, DOWN 88%), with names such as Lorena falling out of fashion. Logan (#309) and Lorelei (#473) are two of the more trendy baby names among these, while Lomas (TOP 5%) and Loar (9%) are common Lo- surnames. Here is the list of Lo- names for boys.

Lo- names

Loelia - Lorelle | Loren - Loucinda | Loucrecia - Loyce

Loelia - Lorelle

Variant of Leila (Arabic) "night". Laelia is a somewhat popular baby name. See also Loela.

Luella and variants

Louella, Lou, Loella
Forms of Luella. Origin fr. Old English, Old German. "Famous warrior; other, foreign." Popular. Compare Loella, Louella and common surnames Laferla (TOP 78%), Lavalla (52%), which also end with -la.

Logan and variants

Logan, var. Logann
Origin fr. Scottish, Gaelic languages. "Hollow." Adoption of Logan and Logann as birth names in 2018 was 0.8% less than the previous year.

Loida, var. Loyda
Stems fr. Latin language. Variant of Leda. Loda (UPPER 61%), Loia (93%) are popular last names.

Loire, var. Loirane, Loir
.. a river in France. Not in Top 2000.


Form of Heloise. Root fr. French, Old German elements. "Famous warrior." Popular as a girls' name, Lois is comparable to the conventional Liz. See also Leisa.

Origin fr. Greek language. "Superior." Lois is a conventional (TOP 2%) female name, and occurs frequently (TOP 20%) as a last name. See also Luisa.

Carol and variants

Lottie1, Lotti1, Lotte1, Lotta1, Loleta1, Lolita1, Lola1
Var. of Carol. Source fr. Old German. "Free man." Adoption of Lola and variants as baby names in 2018 was 15.9% more than a decade ago.

Dolores and variants

Lolita2, Lola2
Forms of Dolores. Based on Spanish word. "Sorrows." Lolita has fallen off in favor as a baby name since 1960-1969.

Lotty, Lottie2, Lotti2, Lottey, Lottchen, Lotte2, Lotta2, Lolotte, Lolita3, Loleta2, Loletta, Lola3
Var. of Charlotte. Stems fr. Old German element. "Free man." Lola (UPPER 45%), Lotta (57%), Lotte (98%), Lotti (30%) and Lottie (34%) are found commonly as last names.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lo- names: Logan, Lois, Lola, Loleta, Lolita

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lo- names: Lolla, Lollie, Lona, Loni, Lonie

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lo- names: Lonna, Lonnie, Lora, Loralee, Loralei

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lo- names: Loree, Loreen, Lorelei, Loren, Lorena

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lo- names: Lorene, Lorenza, Loretta, Lorette, Lori

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lo- names: Lorie, Lorinda, Lorine, Lorita, Lorna

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lo- names: Lorretta, Lorri, Lorrie, Lorry, Lory

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lo- names: Lotta, Lottie, Lou, Louella

Lola and variants

Lola4, var. Lolla, Loela
Lola is a common (TOP 8%) feminine name, while Loela and Lolla are rare.


Diminutive of Lola (Spanish) "sorrows" .. Less common today. Lolita was last found in the 1980s in the Top 2000. See also Lulita.

Laura and variants

Lory1, Lorry, Lorrie1, Lorri, Lorretta, Lorrette, Lorna, Lorita1, Lorine, Lorie, Lorinda1, Lori1, Lorey1, Lorette, Lorenza, Loretta, Lorene, Lorena, Loren, Loree1, Loreen, Lora1, Lolly1, Lollie
Forms of Laura. Source fr. Latin. "The bay, or laurel plant." Usage of Lollie and variants as baby names in 2018 was 8.8% less than a decade ago.

Var. of Esmeralda. Stems fr. Spanish language. "Emerald." Lolly, like the similar-sounding Lilley, occurs more often as a last name. See also Laily.

Form of Linette. Derivative of Welsh, Old French. "Idol; linnet, a small songbird." Lente and Lynte are creative forms. See also Lunette.

Loni and variants

Loni, var. Lonnie, Lonni, Lonna, Lonie, Lona, Lonee
From Hebrew, Latin languages. "Oak tree; lion." Usage of Lonnie and variants was at a high in the 1890s, but now, Lona has become less in vogue.

Lora and variants

Lora2, var. Lowra, Lory2, Lorrie2, Lorree, Lorra, Lorrae, Lorita2, Lorinda2, Loribelle, Lorey2, Lori2, Lorenna, Loree2, Loreanna, Lorah, Loranna, Lorabelle
From Latin. "Laurel." Lora and variants became more popular in 2018, rising on average +6 positions as girls' names with Lori rising the most.

Lorelle1, Lorel, Loralle
Var. of Laurel. Derived fr. Latin element. "The bay, or laurel plant." Unique. Loralle, Lorelle, similar to Loucille, Lorabelle, have the -le ending.

Lorelei and variants

Lorelei, var. Lorilyn, Lorilee, Loralyn, Loralie, Loralee, Loralei
Derivative of German. Place name .. Popular as girls' names, Loralee, Lorelei, etc. are pronounced like the conventional Lauralee.

Lorelle2, var. Lowrelle, Lorrella
Derived fr. Latin language. "Laurel tree." Rare, with the androgynous -lle ending for Lorelle, Lowrelle, like Lucille.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Lo- names for girls.

1. Loelia - Lorelle
Loelia, Luella [Lou, Loella, Louella], Logan [Logann], Loida [Loyda], Loire [Loir, Loirane], Heloise [Lois], Lois, Carol [Lotti, Lotte, Lotta, Lottie, Lolita, Loleta, ..], Dolores [Lola, Lolita], Charlotte [Lotty, Lotti, Lotte, Lottie, Lottey, Lottchen, ..], Lola [Lolla, Loela], Lolita, Laura [Lory, Lorry, Lorri, Lorrie, Lorrette, Lorretta, ..], Esmeralda [Lolly], Linette [Lonette], Loni [Lona, Lonni, Lonna, Lonie, Lonee, Lonnie], Lora [Lory, Lowra, Lorra, Lorrie, Lorree, Lorrae, ..], Laurel [Lorel, Lorelle, Loralle], Lorelei [Lorilyn, Lorilee, Loralyn, Loralie, Loralei, Loralee], Lorelle [Lowrelle, Lorrella]

Lauren [Loren, Lowran, Lowrynn, Lowrenn, Lourence, Lourenca, ..], Loren [Loryn, Lorin, Lorryn, Lorrin, Lorren], Lorena [Lorene, Lorrina, Lorenna, Lorenia, Loreene, Lorraine, ..], Lorenza [Lorenzina], Laurence [Lorenza, Lourence, Lourenca], Loretta [Loreta, Lorette, Lowretta, Lorretta], Lori [Loris, Lorri, Loriel, Lorinda, Lorilee, Lorilynn, ..], Larissa [Lorissa], Lorna [Lorrna], Lorraine [Lori, Lorine, Lorayne, Loraine, Lorrayne, Lorraina, ..], Karlotta [Lotta, Lottie, Lottey, Lottee], Elizabeth [Lotte], Lottie [Lotty, Lotti, Lotie, Lotte, Lotta], Lotus, Lucy [Lou, Loulou], Lou [Loulou, Louella, Louanne, Louanna], Luana [Louann, Louanne, Louanna], Lucetta [Loucette, Loucetta], Lucille [Loucille], Lucinda [Loucinda]

Lucretia [Loucrezia, Loucretia, Loucresha, Loucrecia], Luisa [Louise], Louise [Loyise, Lowise, Lovisa, Louiza, Louisine, Louisiane, ..], Lourdes [Lourdette, Lourdetta, Lourdecita], Lavinia [Lovina, Lovinia, Louvinia, Louvenia], Love [Lovey, Lovella, Loveday], Laverne [Loverna], Joyce [Loyce]

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