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Girl Name: Lory

Name: Lory
Pronunciation: \l(o)-ry\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: the bay, or laurel plant
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Lorry, Lori, Lorey
Similar Names: Dory, Rory, Cory, Kory, Loryn, Tory
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 2860
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 33366


Lory \l(o)-ry\ as a girl's name is a variant of Laura (Latin) and Lora, and the meaning of Lory is "the bay, or laurel plant".

The baby name Lory sounds like Lorry, Lori and Lorey. Other similar baby names are Dory, Rory, Cory, Kory, Loryn and Tory.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Lory.


Lory is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2860 out of 4276) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#33366 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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