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Larkin Meaning


What does Larkin mean?

The name Larkin is of Irish origin.

The meaning of Larkin is "rough, fierce".

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "from Laurentum, Italy".

Larkin is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Lar-kin.

The Given Name Larkin

Larkin is a diminutive of Laurence. See Laurence for further details.

Larkin is good for parents who want a name that is simple and valiant.

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A name that will flow off your tongue.

Larkin falls into the place name category.

Larkin Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 2,820 in baby name popularity for boys with 42 occurrences. It ranked 2,297 in baby name popularity for girls with 81 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 3,125 in baby name popularity for boys with 36 occurrences. It ranked 2,217 in baby name popularity for girls with 85 occurrences.

View the Larkin Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Larkin has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Larkin to other names.

Larkin Related Names

Larkin is a diminutive of Laurence.

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    Larkin Numerology

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