Lorna

Lorna - A very unique female name



  Aug 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Lorna appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #726. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Lorna and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Lorna? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Lorna. The baby girl name Lorna was given to 5 baby girls in 2012, ranking #5435 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 282,650 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Lorna peaked in popularity 78 years ago in 1941 on position 297.



Famous with this name

Lorna Gray
Lorna Bennet
Lorna Sun


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Lorna is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Lorna is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #3,483 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #3,483.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Lorna is where you live.


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Lorna origin and meaning

Lorna is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Lorna, pop culture references for the name Lorna and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Lorna

We've found the following names that sound similar to Lorna, sorted by popularity.

Lauren / Lorraine / Lorena / Lorene / Lauryn / Loraine / Loren / Lorine / Laureen / Loriann /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20125435
20115434
20083796
20074994
20062533
20052523
20042924
20032167
20022859
20012486
20002489
19992077
19982568
19972642
19961916
19952452
19942000
19931998
19921916
19911856
19902242
19891714
19881710
19871485
19861350
19851338
19841263
19831540
19821667
19811615
19801537
19791920
19781471
19771386
19761325
19751110
1974986
19731003
1972864
1971766
1970707
1969569
1968583
1967517
1966494
1965413
1964428
1963443
1962410
1961398
1960371
1959359
1958351
1957332
1956327
1955310
1954315
1953307
1952314
1951355
1950378
1949378
1948384
1947373
1946364
1945333
1944356
1943337
1942303
1941297
1940304
1939325
1938363
1937375
1936371
1935350
1934360
1933347
1932325
1931323
1930383
1929386
1928370
1927387
1926403
1925380
1924394
1923349
1922434
1921407
1920437
1919458
1918445
1917432
1916415
1915424
1914517
1913489
1912510
1911476
1910726

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas3483

Even more about Lorna


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Lorna a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Lorna?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1941
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Lorna
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 282,650
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +5

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