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Laverne Meaning


What does Laverne mean?

The name Laverne is of French origin.

The meaning of Laverne is "alder tree grove".

It is also of Latin origin, where its meaning is "spring like".

Laverne is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 7 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced La-verne.

The Given Name Laverne

The name Laverne evolved from a surname that was based on a French place name which in turn derived from the Gaulish word vern meaning "alder (tree grove)". It may also be of Latin origin deriving from the workd vernus meaning "spring like".

Laverne falls into the name categories season, tree.

Laverne Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, less than 5 girls were given the name. It ranked 11,506 in baby name popularity for boys with 6 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 girls were given the name. It ranked 7,793 in baby name popularity for boys with 10 occurrences.

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Laverne Related Names

Variants of the name Laverne include Lavera, La-Vergne, Lavern, Laverna, La-Verne, Lavernia.

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