What does Laurel mean?
Affiliated girl name: Bay.
Laurel▼ has 26 more related variations via Laura: Larea, Lari, Lauralee, Laurana, Laure, Laureen▼, Laurella, Lauren▲, Laurena, Laurence, Laurene, Lauretha, Lauretta▼, Laurette, Lauri▼, Laurice, Laurie▼, Laurina, Laurine, Laurita, Laurnea, Lavra, Lawra, Loree, Loren▼ and Lorey.Kreatif forms: Laurelloe, Lirel, Loerel. [more]
How popular is Laurel?
Laurel is a very popular first name for females (#550 out of 4276, Top 13%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#15217 out of 150436, Top 10%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Laurel for girls. Laurel entered the list in 1920-1929 and reached its highest position of #288 in the U.S. during 1950-1959, and is at #817 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the girl name Laurel and related names. Lauren (#94 last year), Laura (#318), Laurine, Loren, Laurie, Lauretta, Laureen, Laurette and Lauri are the prominent variation forms of Laurel (#817 last year) appearing in the Top 1000. These girl names reached the height of their popularity during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.4221%) and have become significantly less popular since (usage 0.1771%, ▼58%), with forms such as Laura, Laureen, Lauri, Lauretta and Laurie becoming somewhat dated. Lauren (#94) is the most fashionable birth name among these. (2014 Birth Statistics)