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pinWhat does Laurie mean?

Laurie /lau-rie/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Laurie) is of Latin derivation, and the name Laurie means "from Laurentum". Laurie is a version of Lawrence (Latin) with the prefix Lau-.


Laurie has 6 variants: Larrey, Larry, Lawrey, Lawrie, Lawry and Lorry.

Laurie has 39 more related forms via Lawrence: Larance, Laranz, Larenz, Larrance, Larrence, Larrens, Lars, Laurance, Lauren, Laurence, Laurens, Laurent, Laurentios, Laurentius, Laurenz, Laurits, Lauritz, Lavrans, Lavrens, Lawrance, Lenci, Lon, Lonny, Lorance, Lorant, Loren, Lorenc, Lorence, Lorencz, Lorens, Lorentz, Lorenz, Lorenzen, Lorenzo, Lorin, Loritz, Lorrence, Lorrenz and Lowrance.

Laurie has 1 feminine form: Lori.

Kreatif forms: Lanrie, Lerie, Lirie. [more]

pinHow popular is Laurie?

Laurie is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#8815 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Larry (#510 in 2014), Lars, Lauren, Laurence, Lawrence (#462), Lon, Lonny, Loren, Lorenz, Lorenzo (#227) and Lorin are the prominent related forms of Laurie (not ranked) rated in the Top 1000. Variants like Lavrans are seldom used. These boy names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1950-1959 (usage of 0.459%) and have become much less widespread since (usage 0.1637%, 64.3% less), with versions like Larry, Lawrence, Lon, Lonny and Loren falling out of style. Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the boy name Laurie and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Larry, Lars, Lauren, Laurence, Lawrence in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Lon, Lonny, Loren, Lorenz, Lorenzo, Lorin in U.S.

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

pinSimilar Names

Laurie is alike in pronunciation to Larie and Larue. Another recommended similar baby name is Maurie. Like Laurie, these names are not commonly used.