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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #195 most popular

What does the name "Lori" mean?

Lori (American): Laurel

The name "Lori" is of American origin and it means "Laurel". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 40 other names that are similar to this one.

L is for lucky, who is more?

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

R is for righteous, you know when you're right.

I is for instill, the lesson of life.

Your name in reverse order is "Irol". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Roil". 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.

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


Want to know about the populiarty of Lori? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 341,246 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 first appeared 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 23,909 babies. (That's a lot of baby Loris)

According to the 1968 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Lori" ranks #16 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Ohio. Imagine that, 931 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 1968. Across the entire United States a total of 13,150 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Lori popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Lori in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the south east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Lori

Lori Loughlin

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


Lori Petty

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


Lori Heuring

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


Ashley Laurence

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


Lori Michaels

Lori was born in 1972.


Past life for Lori born Aug 20, 2008

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 Western Africa approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, and actor.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.

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