Loren
Origin/Usage
Latin
Pronunciation
LAWR-ən
Meaning
Laurel tree
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Loren is a variant of Lauren. Lauren originates in Latin language and means "laurel tree". It is a feminine form of Laurence. It is taken from the name of an aromatic evergreen large shrub. In the Greco-Roman era, laurel was used as a symbol of victory, fame and honor. Lauren can be used as both feminine and masculine given names, currently it is much more popular for girls. It functions as a surname as well.

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Loren Acton - astronaut
Loren Bain - baseball player
Loren Dean - actor
Loren Meyer - basketball player
Loren Munk - artist
Loren Woods - basketball player

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