Lorenzo - Meaning of Lorenzo
[ 3 syll. lo-ren-zo, lor-e-nzo ] The baby boy name Lorenzo is pronounced Low-REHN-TSow in Italian, Low-REHN-THow in Spanish, or Low-REHN-Sow in Spanish-Latin American †. Lorenzo is of Latin origin. It is used mainly in Italian and Spanish. Lorenzo is a variant of Laurence (English and French).
See also the related form, Enzo (Italian and English).
Lorenzo is popular as a baby boy name, and it is also regarded as trendy. The name's popularity has been increasing since the 1910s. At the recent height of its usage in 2018, 0.116% of baby boys were named Lorenzo. It was #174 in rank then. Within all boy names in its family, Lorenzo was the most popular in 2018. Lorenzo was used 36% more than the subsequent ranked name, Enzo, in that year.
Baby names that sound like Lorenzo include Laurencho, Laurenco, Laurente, Laurentij, Laurentios, Laurentzi, Laurenzo, Lerenzo, Lorenco, Lorenza, Lourenco, Laurencio, Laurentiu, Laurentius, Lorenzia, Larenz, Larndey, Larndi, Larndie, and Laurance.
† Pronunciation for Lorenzo: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; TH as in "theme (TH.IY.M)"
A famous person named Lorenzo is Physicist Amedeo Avogadro, born Lorenzo Romano Amedeo Carlo Avogadro 9 August 1776 - 9 July 1856, Turin, Piedmont, Italy.