Given Name LORENA (2)

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: English

Meaning & History

Latinized form of LAUREN. This name was first brought to public attention in America by the song 'Lorena' (1856), written by Joseph Webster, who was said to have created the name as an anagram of LENORE (from the character in Poe's poem 'The Raven').
MASCULINE FORMS: Lauren, Laurence, Lawrence
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Laurentia (Ancient Roman), Laurence (French), Lorenza (Italian), Lorenza (Spanish)
SAME SPELLING: Lorena (1)
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  Bosnia and Herzegovina
2016
  Catalonia
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  Croatia
2009
  France
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  Galicia
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  Italy
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  Netherlands
2016
  Portugal
2016
  Slovenia
2016
  Spain
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  Switzerland
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