What does Laurance mean?
(female) Middle name pairings:
Laurance Dominic (L.D.), ..
How popular is Laurance?
Laurance is an unusual first name for men but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#55124 out of 150436, Top 37%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Laurance reached its apex rank of #1142 in the U.S. in the 1940s, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Laurance listed in the Top 2000 are Lauren, Laurence, Laurent, Laurie, Lawrance and Lawrence (#497 from recent data). Usage of these relations of Laurance was well-received among parents in the 1910s (adoption of 0.62%) and is now much lower (adoption 0.03%, down 95%), with versions like Laurence becoming less in vogue.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Clarance▼, Clarrance (see Clarence), Darence, Darrance, Darrence, Derrance, Dorrance, Durante, Klarance, Lance▼, Laramie, Larenz, Larenzo, Laroyce, Larran, Larrens (see Lawrence), Launce, Laurean, Laureano, Laurencio, Laurian, Lauriano, Lavante, Lorenc, Lorencz, Maurice▼, Tarrance, Tarrence, Terrance▼ and Torrance. These names tend to be more frequently used than Laurance.See names in meaning and etymology.