girl name Loretta
 

Baby Girl Names - Loretta


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The name Loretta is of Italian origin, and is a variation of Lauretta.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Loretta has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Loretta
Use of the Name Loretta for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
171,317 50,817 3,477 0 0 0 0
The table below indicates the number of times the name Loretta has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Loretta last appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1990, the last year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Loretta
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
188024341  
188119958  
188219572  
188319776  
188418894  
188519891  
1886165141  
1887174134  
1888178157  
1889170172  
1890156228  
1891159212  
1892153263  
1893133323  
1894131330  
1895126365  
1896122391  
1897123406  
1898118454  
1899121410  
1900121535  
1901118438  
1902124461  
1903115504  
1904116506  
1905121526  
1906120520  
1907127519  
1908119566  
1909123571  
1910124652  
1911118738  
1912119974  
19131181,074  
19141221,319  
19151151,808  
19161131,902  
19171141,968  
19181162,054  
19191182,068  
19201202,121  
19211222,132  
19221242,097  
19231242,137  
19241242,255  
19251212,262  
19261262,107  
19271272,015  
19281231,989  
19291271,940  
19301052,477  
1931962,569  
1932882,750  
1933872,704  
1934822,978  
1935693,364  
1936703,319  
1937623,671  
1938623,909  
1939653,767  
1940693,499  
1941813,102  
1942793,402  
1943893,158  
1944982,744  
19451062,661  
19461112,886  
19471133,004  
19481152,862  
19491172,777  
19501202,719  
19511352,484  
19521362,621  
19531372,659  
19541263,238  
19551233,436  
19561263,398  
19571313,341  
19581323,306  
19591363,149  
19601383,189  
19611482,924  
19621602,508  
19631612,507  
19641742,227  
19651851,836  
19661751,897  
19671771,802  
19681941,630  
19692041,542  
19702321,364  
19712271,303  
19722571,051  
1973258971  
1974266956  
1975301780  
1976332673  
1977374572  
1978420480  
1979422498  
1980495417  
1981438488  
1982492413  
1983542346  
1984586308  
1985643288  
1986626297  
1987686270  
1988749250  
1989915198  
1990937202  
Totals:  171,317 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Loretta as a girl's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are slightly lower than actual counts because the name Loretta appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 111 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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