Lauren
Origin/Usage
Latin
Pronunciation
LAWR-ən
Meaning
Laurel tree
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Lauren originates in Latin language and means "laurel tree". It is a feminine form of Laurence. It is taken from the name of an aromatic evergreen large shrub. In the Greco-Roman era, laurel was used as a symbol of victory, fame and honor. Lauren can be used as both feminine and masculine given names, currently it is much more popular for girls. It functions as a surname as well.

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Famous Laurens

Lauren Frost - actress
Lauren Tom - actress
Lauren Conrad - actress
Lauren Graham - actress
Lauren Davis - published author
Lauren Holly - actress
Lauren Hutton - actress
Lauren Bacall - actress
Lauren Maltby - actress
Lauren Brooke - writer
Lauren Ambrose - actress
Lauren Sevian - jazz artist
Lauren Bush - model
Lauren Cohan - actress

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