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What does Laurens mean?

Laurens Pronunciation of Laurens [lau-rens] as a boys' name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of the name Laurens is "from Laurentum". Laurens is a Dutch form of Lawrence (Latin).

Variations

Laurens has 7 variants: Laranz, Larenz, Larrens, Laurenz, Lorens, Lorenz and Lorrenz.

17 more different relations via Lawrence: Larrence, Larrey, Lars, Laurance, Lauren, Laurence, Laurent, Laurentios, Laurentius, Laurie, Laurits, Lauritz, Lavrans, Lavrens, Lawrey, Loren and Lorenc.

Creative forms:
(male) Lerens, Lirens, ..

(female) Laulen, Lausen, ..

Middle name pairings:
Laurens Juancarlos (L.J.), ..

How popular is Laurens?

Laurens is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#56979 out of 150436, Top 38%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Lars (#1705 the previous year), Laurance, Lauren, Laurence, Laurent, Laurie, Lawrence (#497), Loren and Lorenz are the prominent alternative forms of Laurens (not ranked) listed in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Lavrens, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Laurens reached its peak in the 1910s (adoption of 0.7%) and has become significantly less since. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lars, Laurance, Lauren, Laurence, Laurent in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Laurie, Lawrence, Loren, Lorenz in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Laurens and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Burns, Cairns, Clarens, Kairns, Karlens, Labron, Labrun, Laiken, Laken, Landen, Landers, Laredo, Larell, Laren, Larenzo, Larin, Laron, Larran, Larren, Larrin, Larron, Larsen, Lathen, Latrell, Laurean, Laureano, Laurencio, Laurian, Lauriano, Loreno, Lorent, Lorren and Torrens. Like Laurens, these names are not commonly used.

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