[luh-ret-uh, law-, loh-]
- a female given name, form of Laura.
Also Lo·rette [luh-ret, law-, loh-] /ləˈrɛt, lɔ-, loʊ-/.
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Examples from the Web for loretta
Senate Democrats face a choice: pushing through AG nominee Loretta Lynch, or filling 231 executive-branch vacancies.What If the United States Had No Attorney General?
November 14, 2014
State Senator Loretta Weinberg, who co-sponsored the New Jersey legislation, appeared on MSNBC with an offer to repeal the law.Here Come the Smart Guns: Will New Jersey Soon Have to Sell Safer Guns?
September 23, 2014
“The United States v. Hector Monsegur,” Judge Loretta Preska said.How Sabu the Hacker Rat Manipulated a Good-Hearted Judge
May 28, 2014
What a group: Oprah Winfrey, Gloria Steinem, and Loretta Lynn were among the 16 recipients of the prestigious Medal of Freedom.
Here are the highlights: the speeches about President Bill Clinton, Oprah Winfrey, Gloria Steinem, Loretta Lynn, and Ben Bradlee.
Loretta took a run and jump into the heaving mass of the gentler Division.
Loretta was marooned so far from the Live Ones that she couldn't wig-wag for Help.
The doctor and I have been giving Loretta Higgins's nerves our most careful consideration.
Even in the case of Loretta Higgins he found something pleasant to say.
This lady lived with the Queen of Spain, and was called Loretta.The Tales Of The Heptameron, Vol. II. (of V.)
Margaret, Queen Of Navarre