Meaning and name origin
Laurine \la(u)-ri-ne\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Laurine is "the bay, or laurel plant". Laurine 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.
Laurine is a somewhat popular first name for females (#2563 out of 4276, Top 60%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Laurine for girls. Laurine reached its highest rank of #997 in the U.S. in 1910-1919. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Laurine and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Lauren (#94), Laura (#318), Lorine, Lorene, Laurine, Laureen and Loren. (2014 statistics).
Laurine is also pronounced similarly to Laraine, Lareine, Larine, Larraine, Laurenne, Laurin, Laurraine, Lauryn▼ and Laurynn. Other suggested similar baby names are Larina, Laurana, Laurena, Laurice, Laurie▼, Laurina, Laurnea and Maurine▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Laurine.