Name
LAURENCE

Name LAURENCE

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 244,711 births of Laurence in the countries below, which represents an average of 1,761 births of children bearing the first name Laurence per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 295 births.
Version Française disponible ici En Français Prénom Laurence Variations : Lawrence , Lorenza

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Information about the first name Laurence

We celebrate Laurence on August 10th
The first name Laurence is listed in our categories :The first name Laurence has been assigned to:
19.13% to boys
80.87% to girls
The country where the first name Laurence is the most common is:
FR France
This first name is on trend: Female
This first name has 8 letters including 4 vowels and 4 consonants

Laurence in Japanese *

Romajiroorensu
Katakanaローレンス
Hiraganaろーれんす
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Laurence en Japonais
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Laurence in sign language

Laurence in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Laurence

US English
Etymology src :
  • From the name of a third century Roman martyr, Latin Laurentius, "a person from Laurentum", the place name possibly derived from laurus (“laurel”) .
Alternative forms src :
Anagrams src :
  • cerulean, crenulae
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • pet forms: Larry, Laurie, Lawrie
  • variants: Lars, Loren, Lorenzo
FR French
Anagrams src :
  • enculera
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /lo.ʁɑ̃s/
Proper noun src :
  • Laurence f
  • A female given name, feminine form of Laurent.
 

Popularity of the name Laurence

Number of LAURENCE births per year

Total births of Laurence by country

Births with the first name Laurence
Country
Boys
Girls
FRFrance
1900 - 2018
105
181,714
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
34,197
115
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
758
11,146
CHSwitzerland
1912 - 2019
0
4,116
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
2,909
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
2,660
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
2,590
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2018
1,710
85
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
706
1
BEBelgium
1995 - 2019
17
649
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
511
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
460
50
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
82
4
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
50
5
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
13
5
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
13
3
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
14
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
11
0
SESweden
1998 - 2019
8
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
0
4

Total births of Laurence by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Laurence
Country
Boys
Girls
QCQuebec
2019
4
152
GBUnited Kingdom
2019
90
0
USUnited State of America
2019
17
0
BEBelgium
2019
0
11
IEIreland
2019
7
0
FRFrance
2018
0
5
BRBrazil
2010
4
0
ATAustria
2018
3
0
ABAlberta
2019
1
1

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Personalities with the first name Laurence

There are 89 personalities with the first name Laurence


Laurence Olivier
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United kingdom
Screenwriter Politician Character actor Stage actor Film director Film producer Theater director Television actor Film actor


Laurence Sterne
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Great britain
Writer Clergyman Novelist Autobiographer


Laurence Fishburne
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United states of america
Theater director Television actor Film actor Producer Screenwriter Actor Playwright Executive producer Stage actor Voice actor Film director Film producer


Richard Laurence Millington Synge
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Canada United kingdom United kingdom of great britain and ireland
Chemist University teacher Biochemist


Larry Niven
(Laurence Van Cott Niven) src

United states of america
Screenwriter Writer Mathematician Novelist Science fiction writer


Larry Mullen Junior
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Ireland
Drummer Songwriter Film score composer


Kim Peek
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United states of america


Henry Laurence Gantt
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United states of america
Engineer Inventor


Laurence Harvey
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United kingdom Lithuania
Film director Film actor Actor Stage actor


Iris Mittenaere
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France
Dentist Model



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Laurence
Full list of personalities with the first name Laurence

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Laurence

There are 727 actors and actresses with the first name Laurence
Laurence Belcher
Laurence Rupp
Laurence Fuller
Laurence Leboeuf
Laurence Gercke
Laurence Kinlan
Laurence Dauphinais
Laurence Arné
Laurence Braun
Laurence Fox
Laurence Racine
Laurence Penry-Jones
Laurence Covington
Laurence Priam Murray
Laurence Mitchell
Laurence Forgue
Laurence Richardson
Laurence Zage
Laurence Howarth
Laurence Pollet-Villard
Laurence Lerel
Laurence Dourlens
Laurence Côte
Laurence Ferrari
Laurence Kirchmar
Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen
Laurence Follows
Laurence Kennedy
Laurence Boccolini
Laurence Poole

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Laurence
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Laurence

Rankings of first name LAURENCE by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#452GB United Kingdom2019
#491IE Ireland2019
#855QC Quebec2019
#1115AT Austria2018
#2551US United State of America2019
#5951AB Alberta2019
#9572BR Brazil2010
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#36QC Quebec2019
#790BE Belgium2019
#4691FR France2018
#6773AB Alberta2019






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