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Larry Meaning


What does Larry mean?

The name Larry is of Latin and English origin.

The meaning of Larry is "from Laurentum, Italy".

Larry is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced La-rry.

The Given Name Larry

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

The place name Larry, has a wonderfully sweet quality.

A stylish name, Larry possesses great character.

Wrap it up and take it home, Larry may just be the name you're looking for.

Larry falls into the place name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Larry Bird, and Larry Csonka.

Larry Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 706 in baby name popularity for boys with 339 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 629 in baby name popularity for boys with 413 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Larry has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Larry Name Popularity Page.

Larry Related Names

Larry is a diminutive of Laurence.

Variants of the name Larry include Larrie.

Larry has the diminutive (nickname) Laz.

Famous Larrys

  • Larry ~ 1 storm
  • Larry Bird ~ Basketball Player
  • Larry Csonka ~ Football Player
  • Larry Doby ~ Baseball Player
  • Larry Ellison ~ Business Mogul
  • Larry Flynt ~ Business Mogul
  • Larry Hagman ~ Actor
  • Larry Little ~ Football Player
  • Larry Murphy ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Larry Robinson ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Larry Wilson ~ Football Player

Larry Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Larry.

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Larry Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Larry in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Larry.

Just for fun, see the name Larry in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Larry in Nautical Flags page.