"crowned with laurels"

Laurin Origin and Meaning

The name Laurin is a boy's name meaning "crowned with laurels".

A Top 50 name in Switzerland, this sleek European member of the Lawrence family of names is little-known elsewhere. In Germanic mythology, Laurin is a legendary dwarf king who is mentioned in both a 13th century heroic epic and an Alpine legend.

Laurin Popularity

Famous People Named Laurin

  • Laurin Dewey WoodworthU.S. Congressman from Ohio
  • Laurin Lyman Williamsformer U.S. Army Lieutenant General
  • Hugh McLaurin "Laurin" PepperAmerican baseball player
  • Laurin the dwarfkingold austrian/german legend