Loren Name Meaning & Origin

Loren

Pronunciation: LOHR-ən, LAWR-ən (key)

Origin of the name Loren:

An American variant of the German Lorenz, a cognate of Laurence, which is from the Latin Laurentius (man from Laurentum). Laurentum, the name of a town in Latium which is thought to be derived from laurus (laurel). Var: Lorin.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Loren and Lorne are anagrams of each other; they contain the same letters.

I have two male friends with the name Loren. It is a very beautiful and old name.

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My name is actually Loren. Always spelled incorrectly. I've never met another person with my name, but I've met several Lauren's, Lauryn's, Lorin's, Loran's, and Lauran's. My name spelling is very uncommon, but beautiful.

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I sometimes go by Lor or Lorie. Usually just depends on the person.

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