Name Lorraine

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Lorraine

Lorraine is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Lorraine

The name Lorraineis a common name in the English-speaking world since the late 19th century. Maybe because of its similarity to the name Laura. The name derived from the name of a region in France, Lorraine, in German Lothringen.

Meaning of Lorraine

Lorraine means “kingdom of Lothar“ (from Latin “Lothari regnum”) and refers to the Frankish king Lothar, a great-grandson of Charlemagne, whose empire was in that part of France.

Pronunciation of Lorraine

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Name Statistic: Lorraine is ranked #9114 overall ↑↑ 379

  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 1776 ↓↓ -545
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 3812 ↓↓ -3003
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 4519 ↑↑ 600
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 5057 ↑↑ 1539
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 5301 ↓↓ -3259
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 6406 ↓↓ -5081
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 6600 ↑↑ 7184
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 7240 ↓↓ -3199
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 8476 ↓↓ -2631
  • 🇫🇷 France: 8683 ↓↓ -4816
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 9341 ↓↓ -410
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 10280 ↓↓ -1954
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 11345 ↑↑ 2246
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 11630 ↓↓ -10841
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 11692 ↑↑ 1065
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 11862 ↑↑ 1579
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 12217 ↓↓ -11615
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 12371 ↓↓ -7105
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 14155 ↓↓ -430
Name Lorraine

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