Laurel - Meaning Of Laurel, What Does Laurel Mean?

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Laurel Meaning


What does Laurel mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Laurel is of Latin origin.

The meaning of Laurel is "laurel tree".  

Laurel is generally used as a girl's name. It consists of 6 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Lau-rel.

In the U.S. in 2013, it ranked 873  in baby name popularity for girls with 293 occurrences.    Less than 5 boys were given the name. 

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


Variants of the name Laurel include Laurelle, Lorelle.

Laurel falls into the name categories flower, tree.

Would you like to fingerspell the name Laurel in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Laurel 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 Laurel in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Laurel Numerology page.

Laurel Numerology
Laurel in Hieroglyhics
Laurel in Nautical Flags
Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

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