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What does Laureen mean?

Laureen Pronunciation of Laureen as a girls' name is of Latin origin, and Laureen means "the bay, or laurel plant". Laureen is a version of Laura (Latin).




VARIANTS Lorine, Lorene, Loren, Loreen, Laurine, Laurianne, Lauriane, Laurene, Lauren, Lauraine

RELATIONS VIA LAURA Larea, Lauralee, Laurana, Laure, Laurel, Laurella, Laurena, Laurence, Lauretha, Lauretta, Laurette, Lauri, Laurice, Laurie, Laurina, Laurita, Laurnea, Loree



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How popular is Laureen?

Laureen is a very prominent first name for women (#1484 out of 4276, Top 35%) but an unusual last name for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Laureen entered the list in 1930-1939 and reached its apex position of #616 in the U.S. in the 1950s, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Laureen name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Laureen outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Lauren (#171 VIA LATEST LIST), Laura (#340), Laurel (#623), Loren (#1932), Laurice, Lorene, Loreen, Loree, Laurine, Laurie, Laurette, Lauri, Lauralee, Lauretta, Laurene, Laurence, Laurena, Laure and Lorine are the popular variation forms of Laureen rated in the Top 2000. Usage of these forms of Laureen was common during 1980-1989 (AVERAGE #1573) and has become much diminished since (#1753, 89% LESS USAGE), with versions such as Lauren becoming somewhat outmoded.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Laureen, Laura, Lauralee, Laure, Laurel in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lauren, Laurena, Laurence, Laurene, Lauretta in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Laurette, Lauri, Laurice, Laurie, Laurine in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Loree, Loreen, Loren, Lorene, Lorine in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Laura, Lauren outside U.S.

Similar Names

Laureen is pronounced similarly to Laraene, Lareine, Laren, Larren, Larryn, Larrynn, Laryn, Laurenne, Laurin, Lauryn, Laurynn, Loreene, Lorenn, Lorren and Lowrenn. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Caileen, Caleen, Careen, Carlen, Carmen, Carreen, Carwen, Catreen, Cayleen, Claireen, Dareen, Daveen, Doreen, Dorreen, Eireen, Faeleen, Fanceen (see Fanny), Gayleen, Harleen, Ireen, Jayleen, Kamren, Kareen, Karmen, Kayleen, Koreen, L'Wren, Laree, Lareina, Larena, Larreina, Larsen, Latreese, Laurelei, Laurelie, Laurell, Laurelle, Lauriel, Lurleen, Lurlene, Mareen, Margeen, Marlen, Marrlen, Maureen, Naydeen, Nureen, Pauleen, Raeleen, Rayleen, Sabreen, Sareen, Sasheen, Shireen, Taleen, Taren, Tarren, Treen, Yasmeen and Zareen. These names tend to be less frequently used than Laureen.

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