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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Girl Name: Lorel

Name: Lorel
Pronunciation: \l(o)-rel\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: the bay, or laurel plant
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Loriel, Lorelle, Lorelei
Similar Names: Lorey, Loren, Loree, Sorel


Lorel \l(o)-rel\ as a girl's name is a variant of Laurel (Latin), and the meaning of Lorel is "the bay, or laurel plant".

The baby name Lorel sounds like Loriel, Lorelle and Lorelei. Other similar baby names are Lorey, Loren, Loree and Sorel.


Lorel is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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