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341k
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since 1880

Lori

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Laurel
  • #198 All Time
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795k Laura (Latin)
168k Laurie (English)
52k Lora (Spanish)
22k Lorie (American)

How popular is the baby name Lori in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1924 6 6 0
1925 5 5 0
1926 5 5 0
1927 8 8 0
1929 7 7 0
1930 13 13 0
1931 6 6 0
1932 6 6 0
1933 8 8 0
1934 6 6 0
1935 9 9 0
1936 14 14 0
1937 17 17 0
1938 20 20 0
1939 28 28 0
1940 35 35 0
1941 40 40 0
1942 53 53 0
1943 51 51 0
1944 55 55 0
1945 53 53 0
1946 88 88 0
1947 105 105 0
1948 136 136 0
1949 178 178 0
1950 187 187 0
1951 531 531 0
1952 974 974 0
1953 1,789 1,789 0
1954 3,449 3,444 5
1955 4,979 4,974 5 #89 girl name
1956 7,154 7,140 14 #66 girl name
1957 8,990 8,970 20 #45 girl name
1958 13,057 13,032 25 #30 girl name
1959 15,053 15,024 29 #27 girl name
1960 18,732 18,685 47 #20 girl name
1961 21,923 21,875 48 #14 girl name
1962 22,437 22,388 49 #11 girl name
1963 23,956 23,908 48 #8 girl name
1964 18,662 18,624 38 #15 girl name
1965 15,744 15,701 43 #19 girl name
1966 14,717 14,673 44 #21 girl name
1967 13,596 13,563 33 #24 girl name
1968 13,149 13,126 23 #22 girl name
1969 14,057 14,018 39 #20 girl name
1970 13,484 13,444 40 #23 girl name
1971 11,879 11,837 42 #25 girl name
1972 9,466 9,438 28 #28 girl name
1973 8,501 8,472 29 #28 girl name
1974 7,993 7,963 30 #30 girl name
1975 6,670 6,649 21 #39 girl name
1976 5,870 5,846 24 #47 girl name
1977 5,082 5,071 11 #57 girl name
1978 4,652 4,630 22 #60 girl name
1979 4,448 4,434 14 #69 girl name
1980 4,101 4,086 15 #76 girl name
1981 3,490 3,479 11 #91 girl name
1982 2,989 2,980 9 #98 girl name
1983 2,532 2,519 13
1984 2,088 2,080 8
1985 1,795 1,790 5
1986 1,472 1,467 5
1987 1,178 1,169 9
1988 1,096 1,089 7
1989 986 986 0
1990 853 853 0
1991 738 738 0
1992 642 642 0
1993 556 556 0
1994 525 525 0
1995 396 396 0
1996 345 345 0
1997 304 304 0
1998 308 308 0
1999 284 284 0
2000 255 255 0
2001 233 233 0
2002 183 183 0
2003 206 206 0
2004 189 189 0
2005 224 224 0
2006 134 134 0
2007 179 179 0
2008 142 142 0
2009 134 134 0
2010 111 111 0
2011 117 117 0
2012 99 99 0
2013 114 114 0
2014 127 127 0
2015 133 133 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Lori baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 341,391 babies born with the name Lori in the United States. That's more than enough Loris to occupy the country of Iceland with an estimated population of 320,060 (as of April 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1924 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Lori" was in 1963 with a total of 23,908 babies. (That's a lot of baby Loris)

According to the 1971 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Lori" ranks #29 in popularity as a baby girl's name in North Carolina. Imagine that, 296 babies in North Carolina have the same name as you in 1971. Across the entire United States a total of 11,879 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Lori" mean? The list below shows the origins of Lori as well as things modernly associated with the name Lori such as celebrities named Lori.

Origin and Meaning of Lori

The name "Lori" is of American origin, and it means "Laurel". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Lori Loughlin

Lori Loughlin is an actress and model with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1971 to present. Lori was born in 1964 as Lori Anne Loughlin in Queens, New York City.

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Lori Petty

Lori Petty is an actress, film director, and screenwriter with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1985 to present. Lori was born in 1963 in Chattanooga, Tennessee, U.S.

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Lori Heuring

Lori was born in 1973 as Lori Ann Heuring in Panama City, Panama.

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Ashley Laurence

Ashley Laurence is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1984 to present. Ashley was born in 1966 as Lori Cohen in Los Angelos, California, United States.

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Lori Michaels

Lori was born in 1972.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Lori

Lori Beth Denberg
Lori Fieri
Lori Greiner
Lori Mccommas
Lori Tan Chinn
Lori Singer
Lori Foster
Lori Lindsey

Alternative Meanings

L is for life, that you live so well.

O is for old fashioned, you cherish the past.

R is for rational, the way you think.

I is for intense, your zest of living.

Your name in reverse order is "Irol". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Iolr". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Lori born Apr 21, 1928

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Central India approximately on 850. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main task - to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!

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