Laurance

Laurance - A very unique male name



  Aug 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Laurance appeared on the charts for the first time in 1926 on position #1838. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Laurance and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Laurance? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Laurance. The baby boy name Laurance was given to 5 baby boys in 1964, ranking #1687 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 382,924 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Laurance peaked in popularity 79 years ago in 1940 on position 1082.



Famous with this name

Ben Laurance
Winifred Leah Laurance
Ewa Laurance


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Laurance is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Laurance is currently topping the baby name charts in New York at position #1,037 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,037.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Laurance is where you live.


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Laurance origin and meaning

Laurance is a 8 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Laurance, pop culture references for the name Laurance and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Laurance

We've found the following names that sound similar to Laurance, sorted by popularity.

Lawrence / Lorenzo / Laurence / Lorenza / Lawerence / Lawrance / Lorenz / Loring / Larence / Lorenso /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
19641687
19631502
19611713
19601683
19591515
19561679
19551680
19541499
19531092
19521135
19511140
19501472
19491318
19481179
19471426
19461612
19441368
19431177
19421454
19411533
19401082
19311690
19261838

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New York1037

Even more about Laurance


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Laurance a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Laurance?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1940
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Laurance
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 382,924
Letter count 8
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1926
1964 births +5

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