Oretta name meaning

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in 2010

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Oretta

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ora +‎ -eta

  1. About an hour; an hour or so

Notable Persons Named Oretta

Notable Persons Named Oretta

Oretta Fiume

Oretta Fiume was an actress. She was most active from 1938 to 1965. Oretta was given the name Claudia Scrobogna on June 6th, 1919 in Rijeka. She breathed her last breath on April 22nd, 1994.


Fun Facts about the name Oretta

  • How Popular is the name Oretta? Oretta is the 26,340th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Oretta have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 221 babies born with the first name Oretta in the United States. That's more than enough people named Oretta to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Oretta? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1909 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Oretta first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Oretta is Tuesday, September 24th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Oretta born? The highest recorded use of the first name Oretta was in 1915 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Oretta: The name spelled backwards is Attero. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Etaotr. How do you pronounce that?
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