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Name Lawrence

Origin:From a Latin word for laurelTools:

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Gender:male
Languages of use:English
Topics:Asteroid 4969 Lawrence, discovered 1986
US 2015 rank:#497     ... 495:Sterling, 496:Dennis, 497:Lawrence, 498:Zayne, 499:Bodhi ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Laurence, Laurence, Clarence, Laurance, Laurene, Laurente     Details
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About Laurence/Laura, the group of names with the same origin as Lawrence

Language of origin:Latin
Info about origin, male:from the ancient Roman cognomen Laurentius, which means the one from Laurentum, with Laurentum a city in Italy
 later the name was assumed to derive from laurus (laurel) and to mean the one crowned with laurel with the crown made of laurel as the symbol of victory
Words:laurus = the laurel  Latin
Topics:Geographic name
Variants' top ranks:1:Laura Switzerland 1997,  1:Lara Switzerland/German 2009,  2:Lauren England+Wales 1994,  3:Lorenzo Italy 2014,  3:Lars Denmark 2015,  3:Renz Philippines 2011,  6:Lauri Finland/Finnish 2010,  9:Lovro Croatia 2008,  15:Lori USA 1960-1969,  16:Laurent France 2011
Somehow related to:Lauris, Loran, Renske
Old/original forms:Laurentia Latin, Laurentius Latin
Name variants:Lara, Laura, Laurane, Lauranne, Laure, Laureen, Laurel, Lauren, Laurence, Laurene, Lauretta, Lauriane, Laurie, Laurine, Laury, Lauryn, Lauryne, Lora, Loreen, Lorella, Loren, Lorena, Lorene, Lorenza, Lorenzina, Loretta, Lori, Loriana, Loriane, Lorie, Lorina, Lorine, Lorrie, Larry, Lars, Lasse, Laurance, Laurence, Laurens, Laurent, Laurente, Laurentiu, Laurenz, Laurenzo, Lauri, Laurids, Laurits, Lauritz, Lauro, Lawrence, Lenz, Loren, Lorenc, Lorenz, Lorenzo, Lorin, Lörinc, Loris, Lourenço, Lovrenc, Lovro, Rens, Renz, Renzo   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
England+Wales decadesGraph1954 77,  1944 83,  1934 72,  1924 62,  1914 62,  1904 56
USA decadesGraph1990-1999 227,  1980-1989 150,  1970-1979 102,  1960-1969 66
USA prevalence 1990 63
USA yearlyGraph2015 497,  2014 462,  2013 470,  2012 453,  2011 454,  2010 457,  2009 439,  2008 427,  2007 391,  2006 405,  2005 395,  2004 362,  2003 341,  2002 345,  2001 340,  2000 322,  1999 312,  1998 277,  1997 285,  1996 256,  1995 248,  1994 236,  1993 196
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