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Gender: Male Pronunciation: lor-AHN Meaning of Laurent: "of Laurentium" Origin of Laurent: French variation of Lawrence

The name Laurent is a boy's name of French origin meaning "of Laurentium". Laurent and is often added to lists like Cool Boy Names From Around the World and discussed in our forums with posts like "Yes or No Game for Your WHOLE Signature!".

From the experts:

A French accent makes almost everything sound better, especially when attached to a Twilight vampire. Laurent also has a high-style feel via designer Yves St-Laurent. Laurent de Brunhoff is the French author-illustrator who continued his father Jean's series of Babar books.

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Famous People Named Laurent

Laurent-Desire Kabila, President of the Democratic Republic of Congo
Laurent Gbagbo, 4th President of Cote d'Ivoire
Laurent Fabius, French foreign minister
Laurent Robert Blanc, French footballer and manager
Laurent Jalabert, French cyclist
Laurent Patrick Fignon, French cyclist
Laurent Élie Georges Béteille, French Senator
Yves Saint Laurent, French fashion designer
Najee Laurent Todd Eugene Smith, son of rapper LL Cool J
Laurent Koscielny, French footballer
Laurent Kelmendi, member of Norwegian boy band The Main Level

Pop Culture References for the name Laurent

Laurent, vampire in the Twilight Saga
Laurent, Miriel's son in Fire Emblem Awakening
Laurent, Prince of Vere in the Captive Prince series



ed447288 Says:


I know someone who pronounces it as it's spelled but I love it either way!

Yara Says:


I love it! It's so stylish, even without the association with the designer.