Lorents Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Lawrence:
From the Latin Laurentius (man from Laurentum), which is from Laurentum, the name of a town in Latium, which is probably derived from laurus (laurel). The name was borne by St. Laurence the Deacon, who was martyred in Rome in 258. When ordered to hand over the church's treasures, he presented the sick and the poor. For this he was roasted alive on a gridiron. 237 churches are dedicated to him in England. Var: Laurence.
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A Name that originated in the Nordic countries of Sweden, Norway, Finland and Denmark. It is the Nordic spelling of Lorenz, which is derived from the Italian name Laurel.
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This is a family name. It has been in our family for a number of generations. It was my Great Grandfather's name, my uncle's name and now my son's name.
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means: "From Laurentum, Italy" or "Crowned with Laurel".
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Lorents Lorentsen, a Norwegian civil servant
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