What does Laurentia mean?
Laurentia [lau-ren-tia] as a name for girls is of Latin derivation, and the meaning of Laurentia is "the bay, or laurel plant; from Laurentum". Laurentia is a variant form of Laura (Latin). Laurentia is also a form of Laurence (French, Latin): feminine of Lawrence. See also Lauren.
Associated with: bay (tree).
20 related forms via Laura, Laurence: Larenzina, Laurana, Laurella, Lauren▼, Laurena, Laurene, Laurentina, Laurentine, Laurentyna, Laurentyne, Laurestine, Lauretha, Lauretta▼, Laurette, Lauricia, Laurina, Laurinda, Laurita, Laurnea and Lourenca.Creative forms:
(female) Lerentia, Lorentia, ..
(male) Laurenris, Laurenton, .. Middle name pairings:
Laurentia Antonia (L.A.), ..
How popular is Laurentia?
Laurentia is an uncommonly occurring given name for women. Laurentia is an equally uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Lauren (#119 in 2015), Laura (#322), Laurette, Laurinda, Lauretta, Laurence, Laurena and Laurene are the popular related forms of Laurentia (outside Top 2000). Adoption of these relations of Laurentia reached its apex 25 years ago (median #1504) and is now significantly less (#1555, down 90%), with forms such as Lauren becoming somewhat outmoded. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Laurentia is alike in pronunciation to Larentia. Other suggested similar names are Catrenia (see Catriona), Florentia, Labrenda, Lacrecia, Lacreshia, Lacretia, Laketia, Larena, Larentina, Laretha, Laretta, Larinda, Laronda, Larretta (see Loretta), Latrecia, Latreshia, Laudonia, Laufeia, Laurelei, Laurelie, Laurenca, Laurenne, Laurenza, Lavenia, Lecretia, Lorenia, Loucretia, Louvenia, Lucretia▼, Luvenia▼ and Valentia. These names tend to be more frequently used than Laurentia.See names in meaning and etymology.