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Lauren Meaning

    

Quick Facts

Name:

Lauren

Gender:

Girl

Pronunciation:

Lau-ren

No. Of Syllables:

2

No. Of Letters:

6

Origin & Meaning

The name Lauren is of English origin.

The meaning of Lauren is "laurel".  

Popularity

In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 94  in baby name popularity for girls with 3072 occurrences.  It ranked 10197 in popular baby names for boys with 7 occurrences. 

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

Numerology

What will your new little Lauren be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Children named Lauren are often admired and careless but most of all they are  read more >>

Related Names

Lauren is a form of the name Laurence.

Variants of the name Lauren include Laryn, Laurene, Lauryn.

The names Loren, Lorena are all forms of Lauren.

Other Tidbits

Lauren falls into the flower name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Lauren Bacall.

Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Lauren.

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

Names Like This

English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.