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Laurette

What does Laurette mean?

Laurette Pronunciation of Laurette [lau-rette] as a girls' name is a Latin name, and the name Laurette means "the bay, or laurel plant". Laurette is an alternate form of Laura (Latin). Laurette is also a variant of Loretta (Italian, Latin).

Associated with: bay (tree).

Variations

Laurette has 2 variants: Lorette and Lorrette.

25 more different relations via Laura, Loretta: Laretta, Larretta, Lauraine, Lauralee, Laure, Laureen, Laurel, Laurella, Lauren, Laurena, Laurence, Laurene, Laurentia, Laurentine, Laurestine, Lauretha, Lauretta, Lauriane, Laurice, Laurie, Laurine, Laurita, Leretta, Lorretta and Lowretta.

Creative forms:
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Middle name pairings:
Laurette Hartley (L.H.), ..

How popular is Laurette?

Laurette is a very popular first name for women (#1662 out of 4276, Top 39%) but a unique surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Laurette was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its top position of #993 in the U.S. during the years 1920-1929, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Laurette name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Laurette outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent related forms of Laurette are Laura (#322 a year ago), Lauralee, Laure, Laureen, Laurel (#772), Lauren (#119), Laurena, Laurence, Laurene, Lauretta, Laurice, Laurie, Laurine, Loretta (#1160), Lorette and Lorretta. These relations of Laurette were favored by parents 25 years ago (adoption of 2.29%) and are now much less popular (adoption 0.26%, 89%), with versions such as Lauretta becoming less stylish.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Laurette, Laura, Lauralee, Laure, Laureen in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Laurel, Lauren, Laurena, Laurence, Laurene in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lauretta, Laurice, Laurie, Laurine, Loretta in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lorette, Lorretta in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Laura, Lauren outside U.S.

Similar Names

Laurette is pronounced similarly to Lurette. Other suggested similar names are Andrette, Arette, Aubrette, Babbette, Babette, Barbette, Brunette, Cadette, Clairette, Claudette, Clayrette, Danette, Dannette, Dawnette, Garnette, Grette, Hariette, Harriette, Huette, Jaenette, Jannette, Jazette, Julette, Junette, Lanetta, Lanette, Laree, Lareine, Latreece, Latreese, Lauralle (see Laurel), Laurelei, Laurelie, Laurell, Laurenne, Laurenza, Lavetta, Lenette, Linette, Lisbette, Lissette, Lizette, Loucetta (see Lucetta), Loucette, Louisette, Lourdetta, Lourence, Lucetta, Lucette, Lunetta, Lunette, Luzette, Lynette, Lynnette, Lyzbette (see Elizabeth), Manette, Marette, Margette, Mariette, Marlette, Marnette, Musette, Nannette, Orette, Pauletta, Pierette, Rayette, Sabrette, Sandrette, Sarette, Soubrette, Susette, Waldette and Wanette. These names tend to be less commonly used than Laurette.

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