What does Laurine mean?
Laurine /lau-rine/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name. Laurine's root is Latin, and the name Laurine means "the bay, or laurel plant". Laurine is an alternate spelling of Laura (Latin). Compare surname Laurin.
Laurine has 47 more alternative forms via Laura: Laralyn, Laranca, Larea, Lari, Lauralee, Laurana, Laure, Laurel▼, Laurella, Laurena, Laurence, Laurentia, Laurentine, Laurestine, Lauretha, Lauretta▼, Laurette, Lauri▼, Laurice, Lauricia, Laurie▼, Laurina, Laurinda, Laurita, Laurnea, Lavra, Lawra, Lollie, Lolly, Lora▼, Loree, Lorena▼, Lorenza, Loretta▼, Lorette, Lorey, Lori▼, Lorie▼, Lorinda, Lorita, Lorna▼, Lorretta, Lorrette, Lorri▼, Lorrie▼, Lorry and Lory.Kreatif forms: Laurile, Laurire, Lerine. [more]
How popular is Laurine?
Laurine is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2563 out of 4276, Top 60%) and also a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#127186 out of 150436, Top 85%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Laurine for girls. Laurine entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its peak rank of #997 in the U.S. then, but is not listed at the moment. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Popular variation forms of Laurine are Laura (#318 last year), Laureen, Laurel (#817), Lauren (#94), Lauretta, Laurette, Lauri, Laurie, Lollie, Lora, Loren, Lorena, Lorene, Lorenza, Loretta, Lori, Lorie, Lorine, Lorna, Lorri and Lorrie. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.459%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.0805%, down 82.5%), with forms like Laura, Lorena, Lori, Lorie and Lorine falling out of style. Lauren (#94) is the most trendy name for newborns in this list. Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the girl name Laurine and affiliated names. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Laurine is alike in pronunciation to Laraine, Lareine, Larine, Larraine, Laurenne, Laurin, Laurraine, Lauryn▲ and Laurynn. Other suggested similar baby names are Larina and Maurine▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Laurine.