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Lord Meaning


What does Lord mean?

The name Lord is of English origin.

The meaning of Lord is "lord".

Lord is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Lord.

The Given Name Lord

Lord is a valiant and sophisticated name.

A name fit for a child full of cheerfullness and spirit, a little experimenter.

Lord is unique yet compelling due to its appealing and luminous nature.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Lord Byron, Lord Frederick Verisopht, and Lord Voldemort.

Lord Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 5,196 in baby name popularity for boys with 18 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 6,526 in baby name popularity for boys with 13 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

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

Lord Related Names

Famous Lords

  • Lord Byron ~ Writer
  • Lord Frederick Verisopht ~ Nicholas Nickleby character
  • Lord Voldemort ~ Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone character, Harry Potter character

Lord Numerology

What will your new littleLord be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Lord are often adept and babyish but most of all they are read more >>

Lord Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Lord.

Just for fun, see the name Lord 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 Lord in Nautical Flags page.