Meaning and name origin
Laurinda \la(u)-rin-da, laur(i)-nda\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Laurinda is "the bay, or laurel plant". Laurinda is a variant of Laura (Latin): in classical times, a crown was made from the leaves of the bay laurel for heroes or victors as a symbol of honor and victory. Not often used as a girls' name.
Laurinda has 1 variant form: Lorinda.
Laurinda is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3372 out of 4276, Top 79%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Laurinda and its variant forms. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Laura (#318). (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).