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208
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Lauretta

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An Italian pet form of Laura; first introduced into English as the name of one of the narrators in the Decameron.

  1. A female given name.

Notable Persons Named Lauretta

Lauretta was born on September 17th, 1900. She breathed her last breath in 1981.

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Lauretta was born in Rab. She died on August 3rd, 2011.

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Lauretta Vivian Lamptey is a 2nd Commissioner for Human Rights, and Administrative Justice.

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She holds the title Count of Saarbrücken and Graf von Saarbrücken. She was most prominent from 1233 to 1271. She breathed her last breath in 1271.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Lauretta

Raffaele Lauretta is a sports team member for the New Jersey Stallions.

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 6 6 0
1881 15 15 0
1882 12 12 0
1883 13 13 0
1884 10 10 0
1885 13 13 0
1886 20 20 0
1887 17 17 0
1888 38 38 0
1889 29 29 0
1890 39 39 0
1891 36 36 0
1892 41 41 0
1893 36 36 0
1894 38 38 0
1895 55 55 0
1896 61 61 0
1897 56 56 0
1898 60 60 0
1899 42 42 0
1900 83 83 0
1901 54 54 0
1902 55 55 0
1903 63 63 0
1904 86 86 0
1905 53 53 0
1906 49 49 0
1907 68 68 0
1908 69 69 0
1909 74 74 0
1910 86 86 0
1911 94 94 0
1912 111 111 0
1913 116 116 0
1914 145 145 0
1915 224 224 0
1916 223 223 0
1917 188 188 0
1918 224 224 0
1919 210 210 0
1920 180 180 0
1921 188 188 0
1922 214 214 0
1923 178 178 0
1924 189 189 0
1925 201 201 0
1926 154 154 0
1927 182 182 0
1928 155 155 0
1929 136 136 0
1930 136 136 0
1931 130 130 0
1932 115 115 0
1933 110 110 0
1934 114 114 0
1935 122 122 0
1936 137 137 0
1937 104 104 0
1938 120 120 0
1939 134 134 0
1940 133 133 0
1941 117 117 0
1942 112 112 0
1943 110 110 0
1944 98 98 0
1945 112 112 0
1946 128 128 0
1947 142 142 0
1948 121 121 0
1949 127 127 0
1950 129 129 0
1951 114 114 0
1952 131 131 0
1953 121 121 0
1954 135 135 0
1955 142 142 0
1956 124 124 0
1957 128 128 0
1958 123 123 0
1959 109 109 0
1960 95 95 0
1961 95 95 0
1962 78 78 0
1963 64 64 0
1964 77 77 0
1965 71 71 0
1966 61 61 0
1967 60 60 0
1968 43 43 0
1969 29 29 0
1970 48 48 0
1971 36 36 0
1972 28 28 0
1973 24 24 0
1974 27 27 0
1975 13 13 0
1976 23 23 0
1977 18 18 0
1978 12 12 0
1979 12 12 0
1980 13 13 0
1981 31 31 0
1982 24 24 0
1983 10 10 0
1984 14 14 0
1985 18 18 0
1986 17 17 0
1987 10 10 0
1988 9 9 0
1989 11 11 0
1990 10 10 0
1991 16 16 0
1992 12 12 0
1993 13 13 0
1994 6 6 0
1995 12 12 0
1996 11 11 0
1997 6 6 0
1998 7 7 0
2000 7 7 0
2001 6 6 0
2002 5 5 0
2004 12 12 0
2005 5 5 0
2008 7 7 0
2009 6 6 0
2012 5 5 0
2013 5 5 0
2014 9 9 0
2015 7 7 0
2016 12 12 0
2017 7 7 0

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Popularity of Lauretta as a first name

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Popularity of Lauretta as a last name

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Common last names for Lauretta

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  • Taylor
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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lauretta U.S.
  White 90.38% 64.26%
  African American 2.88% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 5.77% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lauretta

People with the last name Lauretta are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Lauretta

  • How Popular is the name Lauretta? Lauretta is the 2,560th most popular name of all time. As a last name Lauretta was the 89,069th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Lauretta have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 9,624 babies born with the first name Lauretta in the United States. That's more than enough people named Lauretta to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lauretta? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Lauretta first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lauretta is Tuesday, September 29th, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Lauretta born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lauretta was in 1915 with a total of 224 babies.
  • Random Lauretta Factoid: According to the 1936 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Lauretta is not a popular baby girl's name in Ohio. Imagine that, only 7 babies in Ohio have the same name as you in 1936.
  • Weird things about the name Lauretta: Your name in reverse order is Atterual. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eaarttul. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lauretta? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 208 people with the last name Lauretta.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lauretta? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Lauretta as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.4m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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