English diminutive of Laurence
"from Laurentum"

Laurie Origin and Meaning

The name Laurie is both a boy's name and a girl's name meaning "from Laurentum".
A sweet and sophisticated nickname which feels fresh again after many years in style limbo. For literature lovers, it brings to mind Theodore "Laurie" Laurence from Louisa May Alcott's Little Women. Another famous bearer is English actor Hugh Laurie.

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Famous People Named Laurie

  • Laurie MainAustralian actor
  • Hugh LaurieEnglish actor, writer, director, musician, singer, author and comedian

Laurie in Pop Culture

  • Theodore "Laurie" Laurencecharacter in "Little Women"