The name could either be from a German diminutive form of Eleonore or it could be from the Basque meaning, “flower.”
As of 2008, Lore was the 11th most popular female name in Belgium.
Its Italian and Spanish form of Lora was the 98th most popular female name in Croatia, (2009).
In either case the name is pronounced (LOH-reh).
Another Basque form is Lorea.