Lauryn Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Lauren:
English cognate of the French Laurence, a feminine form of Laurent, which is derived from the Latin Laurentius (man from Laurentum, a town in Latium).
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I really like the name Lauryn spelt this way. I don't know why, it just appeals to me. Lauren is good as well but the -uren ending looks awkward.
I named my second daughter Lauryn. She's your typical girl obsessed with princesses and Frozen.
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My name is Lauryn. People find the alternative spelling unique and people usually compliment my name. I was named after Lauryn Hill
My name's Lauryn and I love how it's different to all the Lauren's in my school. My parents named me after the Laurel Wreath handed out as a prize at the old Olympics as I was born when the Olympics was on. Even though my name is frequently spelt wrong by people that don't know me, I still love my name and wouldn't change it.
My name is Lauryn and I love the spelling of it. It makes me feel unique. When I spell my name for people who don't know me, they're like "Isn't it spelled L a u r e n?" I would say "No. Its with a y." When I think of my name, it makes me feel connected to the singer/actress China Anne McClain because her older sister's name is also Lauryn. I never want to change my name.
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Lau, Laulo, Laali, Lali
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Lauryn is a girl who is independent and loving and very protective of those she loves. Her name is unique and so is she. She tries to make those around her feel more comfortable.
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Hip hop singer Lauryn Hill
Lauryn Anabelle Martinez (b. 2012), daughter of American actor, motivational speaker, and former U.S. Army soldier J.R. Martinez
Singer Lauryn McClain
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