Wyoming place-name, French
"canopy of leafy boughs"

Laramie Origin and Meaning

The name Laramie is a boy's name of French origin meaning "canopy of leafy boughs".

Swaggering western place-name with a lot of cowboy bravado and panache.

Laramie Popularity

Laramie in Pop Culture

  • LaramieWyoming, USA
  • "The Laramie Project" (2000) a play by Moises Kaufman about the murder of Matthew Shepard
  • Laramie Barrigaalso known as Lars, from the Cartoon Network series "Steven Universe"