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Lorraine meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Lorraine No. of characters: 8 Gender: GirlOrigin: English Old French
How to pronounce Lorraine lo-rrai-ne What does my name mean?
Meanings: Kingdom Of LOTHAR From Lorraine Made Famous in Battle Laurel English, French name, meaning similar to the French word for Lorraine.

Lorraine was ranked 751 in 1989 list of US boys name and dropped by 12.09% from its previous ranking of 670 in 1977. Lorraine was ranked 813 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 3.67% from its previous ranking of 844 in 2015.

Full form of Lorraine : Level-Headed Obedient Realist Relaxed Accomodating Imaginative Naive Earnest

Lorraine is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1997 and ranked 4736 in 2015. Only 288 people have Lorraine as their first name. Lorraine is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Lorraine was uncommon first name for a boy but is a widely used first name for a girl which is popular since 1991 and ranked 813 (0.003639% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 209320 people wear Lorraine as their first name. First name inspired by a province, attached to Saint Joan of Arc. Celebrate May 8th or May 30th. Name seems a United States native name if we look into the dominance Lorraine showcases in the charts. 0.057910% of Americans have this given name.

Complete history of Lorraine
YearRankOccurence
Popular girl name in
1910193310
1911181365
1912173554
1913157724
1914150969
19151401323
19161261671
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History of Lorraine

Born in Domremy in the Vosges, in 1412, during the Hundred Years War, Joan of Arc, also known as Jeanne de Lorraine, forced the English to raise the siege of Orleans, May 8, 1429. It is crowned King Charles VII in Reims. Taken prisoner at Compiegne, it comes to English, then tried and burned at the stake in Rouen, May 30, 1431.

Expression number of Lorraine is 11.

Lorraine have high energy levels, just like a child. Lorraine are highly sensitive and possess a high sense of awareness. Lorraine are gifted with a sixth-sense, in addition to discerning and inspiring qualities.

Names that rhyme with Lorraine Adelaine, Adraine, Agravaine, Aine, Alaine, Alaïne, Antwaine, Arlaine, Avelaine, Baine, Blaine, Bragwaine, Caine, Chamaine, Champaine, Charaine, Charlaine, Charmaine, Chemaine, ChermaineFamous people named Lorraine
Lorraine Serabian in Hate as Actress
Lorraine Doyle in Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom as Actress
Lorraine Martin in 300: Rise of an Empire as Make-Up Department
Suzanne St. Lorraine in Suzanne's Grand Affair as Actress
Lorraine Velez in Organizer 2000 as Actress
Lorraine Sass in Episode #1.6658 as Actress
Lorraine Lévy in Le fils de l'autre as Writer
Lorraine Schuck in Andres de Saya as Actress
Lorraine Evanoff in Mr. Brooks as Miscellaneous Crew
Lorraine Olivia in Playboy: Women of Color as
Lorraine Bracco, actress,producer,director
Lorraine Toussaint, actress,producer
Lorraine Aalbu, actress
Lorraine Abarbanal, actress
Lorraine Achee, actress
Names like Lorraine Lor, Lora, Lorae, Lorah, Lorain, Loraina, Loraine, Lorainne, Loral, Loralai, Loralea, Loralee, Loralei, Lorali, Loralie, Loraline, Loralye, Loralyn, Loralynn, Loramae
Lorraine Namesakes Comments :Lorraine is a female first name and last name. Lorraine may also have the following meanings: Lorraine (France) - region (Lorraine, in French), Lorraine (Quebec) - city in Canada, Lorraine (Kansas) - US city, Lake Lorraine - US region. Famous bearers of the name are Lorraine Bracco (born 1954), American actress, Lorraine Crapp (born 1938)- Australian swimmer, Lorraine Fenton (born 1973)- Jamaican athlete. - Jerrica Elam
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