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Meaning of Lauri

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The name Lauri has the following meaning:

Crowned with laurel. Also has the meaning of "little laurel" in Finnish. A Finnish form of Laurence.
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.


As a baby girl name, Lauri is currently not a popular baby name in the USA.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Lauri in the USA, over the past 100 years.
USA baby name statistics


The name Lauri is pronounced as lor-ee


Lauri originates from the French language.

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Related names

The following names are baby names related to Lauri and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Lauri: Boys - Algernon, Algie, Fermin, Orville, Girls - Charlize, Dejah, Didina, Fabiola, Jolie, Leaut, Lutie, Maiya, Marvel, Marvella, Nanie, Sigourney, Valerie, Both genders - Drury


Popular Variants for the name Lauri: Laranca, Larea, Larenza (Italian), Lari, Lauralee, Laure, Laureana (Spanish), Laurel, Laurella, Laurelle, Laurensa (Spanish), Laurentena (Spanish), Laurentia (Spanish), Laurentine, Laurenza (Italian), Laurestine, Lauretha, Lauriane, Laurianne, Laurica (Russian), Laurice (German), Lauricia, Laurina, Laurinda (Spanish), Laurita (Spanish), Laurka (Polish), Lavra (Russian), Lawra, Llora (Spanish), Lollie, Lolly, Loree, Lorezza (Spanish), Lorinda, Lorine, Loris, Lorita (German), Lorri
The name Lauri is itself a variant of Laura


Common nicknames for the name Lauri are: Laurie


We think the name Lauri should fall under the following style category: French.

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Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Lauri to be: A sweet, intelligent and independent woman

In one word, you might describe Lauri as a(n) "independent" person.

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Famous persons

The names of some famous persons by the name Lauri (or its variants) are:

Lauri Porra, born on 13 December, a famous musician. Lauri Porra's background: A Finnish bassplayer best known for his work in Stratovarius and Sinergy.

Lauri Mauritz Harjola, born on 15 March , a famous film director and producer. Lauri Mauritz Harjola's background: A Finnish American film director and producer, mostly known for action movies.

Lauri Ylönen, born on 23 April, a famous musician. Lauri Ylönen's background: The frontman of the Finnish alternative rock band, The Rasmus.
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