Loralei

First Name
1k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Loralei

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  • A user from Missouri, United States says the name Loralei is of German origin and means "She who lured men to their death by singing".

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International Interest

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1940 5 5 0
1949 6 6 0
1952 5 5 0
1953 7 7 0
1958 9 9 0
1960 5 5 0
1961 11 11 0
1962 5 5 0
1963 6 6 0
1966 7 7 0
1967 6 6 0
1968 8 8 0
1975 6 6 0
1976 5 5 0
1977 7 7 0
1978 5 5 0
1985 5 5 0
1989 5 5 0
1990 5 5 0
1993 5 5 0
1994 5 5 0
1997 5 5 0
1998 5 5 0
1999 8 8 0
2001 16 16 0
2002 24 24 0
2003 42 42 0
2004 52 52 0
2005 53 53 0
2006 57 57 0
2007 75 75 0
2008 57 57 0
2009 81 81 0
2010 98 98 0
2011 109 109 0
2012 82 82 0
2013 90 90 0
2014 86 86 0
2015 83 83 0
2016 65 65 0
2017 67 67 0

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International Interest for Loralei

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Loralei as a first name

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Fun Facts about the name Loralei

  • How Popular is the name Loralei? Loralei is the 9,033rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Loralei have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,283 babies born with the first name Loralei in the United States. That's more than enough people named Loralei to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Loralei? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1940 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Loralei first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Loralei is Tuesday, July 8th, 1919.
  • What year had the most people named Loralei born? The highest recorded use of the first name Loralei was in 2011 with a total of 109 babies.
  • Random Loralei Factoid: According to the 2007 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Loralei is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2007.
  • Weird things about the name Loralei: Your name in reverse order is Ielarol. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Olralei. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Loralei born Aug 27, 1975

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

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).