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Girl Name: Lorne

Name: Lorne
Pronunciation: \l(o)-rne, lor-ne\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Lorne's also a boy name)
Meaning: the bay, or laurel plant
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Lorna, Lorine, Lorene
Similar Names: Lorie, Loree, Norne


Lorne \l(o)-rne, lor-ne\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Lorne), is a variant of Lauren (Latin), and the meaning of Lorne is "the bay, or laurel plant".

The baby name Lorne sounds like Lorna, Lorine and Lorene. Other similar baby names are Lorie, Loree and Norne.


Lorne 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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