What does Laurette mean?
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).
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:
(male) 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)
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.
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.See names in meaning and etymology.