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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010


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Fun Facts about the name Lonely

  • When was the first name Lonely first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Lonely is Friday, June 22nd, 1894.
  • How unique is the name Lonely? From 1880 to 2015 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Lonely. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Lonely: Your name in reverse order is Ylenol. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eloynl. How do you pronounce that?
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
adjective Lone"ly
  1. Sequestered from company or neighbors; solitary; retired; as, a lonely situation; a lonely cell.
  2. Alone, or in want of company; forsaken."To the misled and lonely traveler." [Milton.]
  3. Not frequented by human beings; as, a lonely wood.
  4. Having a feeling of depression or sadness resulting from the consciousness of being alone; lonesome."I am very often alone. I don't mean I am lonely." [H. James.]
    synonyms: Solitary; lone; lonesome; retired; unfrequented; sequestered; secluded.

Etymology: Shortened fr. alonely

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Marked by dejection from being alone ("felt sad and lonely")
  2. Devoid of creatures ("a lonely crossroads")
  3. Characterized by or preferring solitude ("a lonely existence")
  4. Lacking companions or companionship ("a lonely fisherman stood on a tuft of gravel" and "a lonely soul")

From lone +‎ -ly, or from an apheretic shortening of alonely. See lone.

What does the name Lonely mean?

Lis for little, the little things you do.

Ois for ornate, nothing plain here!

Nis for noteworthy, just like your achievements

Eis for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

Lis for lively, your life is full of energy!

Yis for young, the years never show!

Past life for Lonely born Oct 28, 1943

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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 Russia approximately on 1025. Your profession was handicraftsman and mechanic.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.

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