Given Name LAUREN

GENDER: Feminine & Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: LAWR-ən   [details]

Meaning & History

Variant or feminine form of LAURENCE (1). Originally a masculine name, it was first popularized as a feminine name by actress Betty Jean Perske (1924-), who used Lauren Bacall as her stage name.

Categories

1980s, 1990s, actresses, Divergent characters, male to female, Power Rangers characters, top 10 in the UK, top 10 in the US, unisex
DIMINUTIVES: Larrie, Larry, Laurie, Laz, Loren, Lorin, Lorrin
FEMININE FORMS: Lauryn, Loren, Lorena, Laryn
MASCULINE FORMS: Laurence, Lawrence, Larrie, Larry, Laurie, Loren, Lorin
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Laurentia, Laurentius (Ancient Roman), Llorenç (Catalan), Lovre, Lovrenco, Lovro (Croatian), Vavřinec (Czech), Lars, Lorens, Lasse, Laurits, Lauritz (Danish), Lars, Laurens, Lourens, Lau, Rens (Dutch), Lars, Lari, Lasse, Lassi, Lauri (Finnish), Laurence, Laurent, Enzo (French), Lourens (Frisian), Lars, Laurenz, Lorenz, Lenz (German), Lavrentios (Greek), Lőrinc (Hungarian), Lárus (Icelandic), Labhrás (Irish), Lorenza, Lorenzo, Enzo, Loris, Renzo (Italian), Lau, Lor (Limburgish), Laurynas (Lithuanian), Larkin, Law (Medieval English), Lars (Medieval Scandinavian), Lorencio (Medieval Spanish), Lars, Lorens, Lasse, Laurits, Lauritz (Norwegian), Wawrzyniec (Polish), Lourenço (Portuguese), Laurențiu (Romanian), Lavrenti, Lavrentiy, Lavrenty (Russian), Labhrainn (Scottish), Vavrinec (Slovak), Lovrenc, Lovro (Slovene), Lorenza, Lorenzo (Spanish), Lars, Lorens, Lasse (Swedish)
  United States
2016
  Australia (NSW)
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2016
  Belgium
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2015
  Canada (BC)
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2015
  England and Wales
2015
  France
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2015
  Ireland
2015
  Netherlands
2016
  New Zealand
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2015
  Northern Ireland
2015
  Scotland
2016