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Loretta Meaning


What does Loretta mean?

The name Loretta is of Latin and English origin.

The meaning of Loretta is "little laurel".

Loretta is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Lo-re-tta.

The Given Name Loretta

Loretta is a form of Lauretta. See Lauretta for further details.

Loretta is quite an appealing name and a welcome find.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

A creative name, that may be just right for you.

Loretta falls into the flower name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Loretta Devine, Loretta Lynn, and Loretta Young.

Loretta Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,085 in baby name popularity for girls with 229 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,103 in baby name popularity for girls with 228 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

Want to see how Loretta sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Loretta Name Popularity Page.

Loretta Related Names

Loretta is a form of Lauretta.

Famous Lorettas

  • Loretta Devine ~ Actress
  • Loretta Lynn ~ Country Musician
  • Loretta Young ~ Actress

Loretta Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Loretta.

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Loretta Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Loretta in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Loretta.

Just for fun, see the name Loretta in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Loretta in Nautical Flags page.