What does Lauryn mean?
Lauryn /lau-ryn/ as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of the name Lauryn is "the bay, or laurel plant". Lauryn is a variant form, with the suffix -yn, of Lauren (Latin): feminine of Lawrence.
How popular is Lauryn?
Lauryn is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3120 out of 4276, Top 73%) but an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Lauryn for girls. Lauryn entered the list in 1990 and reached its peak rank of #167 in the U.S. in the year 1999, and is currently at #515. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of Lauryn and affiliated names. Prominent varying forms of Lauryn (#515 in 2014) are Lauren (#94 in 2014), Loren and Lorene. These forms of Lauryn were favored in the year 1999 (usage of 0.53%) and are somewhat less common today (usage 0.348%, ▼34%), with the forms Loren and Lorene becoming less trendy. Lauren has been the most well-known version, though Lauryn has grown trendy as well. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Lauryn▲ is pronounced similarly to Larayne, Larine, Lauraine, Laureen▼, Laurene, Lauriane, Laurine and Lorryn. Other suggested similar baby names are Camryn▲, Carryn, Caryn▼, Daryn, Farryn, Faryn, Kamryn▲, Karryn, Karyn▼, Laraene, Laraine, Lareina, Lareine, Larena, Larina, Larraine, Larrayna, Larreina, Laura▼, Laural, Laurana, Laure, Laurel▼, Laurena, Lauri▼, Laurianne, Laurie▼, Laurina, Laurnea, Laurraine, Lerayne, Loirane, Lorain, Lorayne, Loreen, Lorena▼, Lorian, Lorine▼, Lorna▼, Lorne, Lorrayne, Lorrina, Lorrna, Maryn, Tamryn, Tarryn and Taryn▼. These names tend to be less frequently used than Lauryn.