Gender Feminine & Masculine
Pronounced Pron. lo-REH-to(Spanish)
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Meaning & History

From the name of a town in Italy, originally called Lauretum in Latin, meaning "laurel grove". Supposedly in the 13th century the house of the Virgin Mary was miraculously carried by angels from Nazareth to the town.

Related Names

VariantsLoreta, Loretta(Italian)

Popularity

People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   natural   wholesome   strong   refined   strange   simple   nerdy  

Name Days

Italy: December 10
Spain: December 10

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Entry updated April 16, 2019