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Girl Name: Lorette

Name: Lorette
Pronunciation: \l(o)-rette, lor(et)-te\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: the bay, or laurel plant
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Lorrette, Lurette
Similar Names: Dorette, Korette, Lonette
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 3367
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 35316


Lorette \l(o)-rette, lor(et)-te\ as a girl's name is a variant of Laura (Latin) and Loretta (Italian), and the meaning of Lorette is "the bay, or laurel plant".

The baby name Lorette sounds like Lorrette and Lurette. Other similar baby names are Dorette, Korette and Lonette.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Lorette.


Lorette is a somewhat popular first name for women (#3367 out of 4276) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#35316 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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