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since 1880

Lorna

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: Scottish
  • Meaning: Fox
  • #1380 All Time
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4k Lorne (English)

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



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Want to know about the populiarty of Lorna? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 28,091 babies born with the name Lorna in the United States. That's more than enough Lornas to occupy the territory of British Virgin Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 24,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1885 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Lorna" was in 1957 with a total of 757 babies.

According to the 1960 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Lorna" ranks #69 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Hawaii. Imagine that, 25 babies in Hawaii have the same name as you in 1960. Across the entire United States a total of 678 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Lorna" mean?

Lorna (Scottish): Fox

The name "Lorna" is of Scottish origin and it means "Fox". It's a name commonly given to girls.

L is for lucky, who is more?

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

A is for activities, for you have many.

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

Where is the name Lorna popular?



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

Celebrities named Lorna

Lorna Paz

Lorna Paz is an actress. Lorna was born in 1970 as Lorna Maria Cepeda Jimenez in Cartagena, Colombia.

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Past life for Lorna born Apr 30, 1924

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern India approximately on 700. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

Name poster for Lorna

Name poster for Lorna(click to save the high quality version)

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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