Given Name LAURIE

GENDER: Feminine & Masculine
USAGE: English, Dutch
PRONOUNCED: LAWR-ee (English), LOW-ree (Dutch)  [details]

Meaning & History

Diminutive of LAURA or LAURENCE (1).
DIMINUTIVE: Laz (English)
FEMININE FORMS: Lauren, Lauryn, Loren, Lorena (English)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Laurentius (Ancient Roman), Llorenç (Catalan), Laura, Lovre, Lovrenco, Lovro (Croatian), Vavřinec (Czech), Lars, Laura, Lorens, Lasse, Laurits, Lauritz (Danish), Laura (Estonian), Lars, Laura, Lari, Lasse, Lassi, Lauri (Finnish), Laure, Laurent, Laurette, Laurine, Lorette (French), Lourens (Frisian), Lars, Laura, Laurenz, Lorenz, Lenz (German), Lavrentios (Greek), Laura, Lőrinc (Hungarian), Lára, Lárus (Icelandic), Labhrás (Irish), Laura, Lorenzo, Enzo, Lauretta, Lora, Loretta, Loris, Lorita, Renzo (Italian), Laura (Late Roman), Lau, Lor (Limburgish), Laurynas (Lithuanian), Larkin, Law (Medieval English), Lars (Medieval Scandinavian), Lorencio (Medieval Spanish), Lars, Laura, Lorens, Lasse, Laurits, Lauritz (Norwegian), Laura, Wawrzyniec (Polish), Laura, Lourenço (Portuguese), Laura, Laurențiu (Romanian), Lavrenti, Lavrentiy, Lavrenty (Russian), Labhrainn (Scottish), Vavrinec (Slovak), Laura, Lavra, Lovrenc, Lovro (Slovene), Laura, Lorenzo, Laurita (Spanish), Renzo (Spanish (Latin American)), Lars, Laura, Lorens, Lasse (Swedish), Lowri (Welsh)


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Entry updated October 30, 2011