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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Lorde mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Lorde

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  • A submission from United Kingdom says the name Lorde means "Unsual and suprising" and is of Unknown origin.

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Notable Persons Named Lorde

Lorde is a singer and songwriter. She holds the title Royals". She was most active from 2009 to present. Lorde was given the name Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O'Connor on November 7th, 1996 in New Zealand.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Lorde

Lorde is a singer and songwriter. She holds the title Royals". She was most active from 2009 to present. Lorde was given the name Ella Marija Lani Yelich-O'Connor on November 7th, 1996 in New Zealand.

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Audre Lorde was a writer. Audre was given the name Audrey Geraldine Lorde on February 18th, 1934 in New York City. She died on November 17th, 1992.

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Tshane Lorde is an athlete for the Brittons Hill.

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Popularity of Lorde as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lorde U.S.
  White 4.98% 64.26%
  African American 86.72% 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 7.47% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lorde

People with the last name Lorde are most frequently African American

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Fun Facts about the name Lorde

  • How Popular is the name Lorde? Lorde is the 85,154th most popular name of all time. As a last name Lorde was the 79,075th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Lorde have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Lorde in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lorde? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2014 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • What year had the most people named Lorde born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lorde was in 2014 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Lorde: Your name in reverse order is Edrol. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Redol. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lorde? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 241 people with the last name Lorde.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lorde? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Lorde as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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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).
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