What secrets hide behind “Laurence” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “Laurence” is of Latin and French origin. It’s a name commonly given to both boys and girls.
Your name in reverse order is “Ecnerual.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Cnraelue.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘Laurence’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Laurence is a name that evokes logical reasoning. You are possibly intelligent, intuitive, graceful, and even a psychic. Interest in spirituality and mysticism is a strong possibility in your quest for truth. Sometimes you are not friendly and do not like to spend time with other people. You’re the type of person who appreciates luxury and elegance.
Your heart’s desire is an adventure! Freedom is essential to your happiness. Traveling, meeting new friends, and getting new experience can add variety to your life. You are no stranger to change – you embrace it. Your sharp mind makes you curious about many things. You may find it difficult to commit. You want to jump from one project to another.
When people hear the name Laurence, they perceive you as someone who is pleasing, stylish, diplomatic, gentle, and graceful. People want to get close to you because you project a comfortable and unthreatening posture. Others may find you charming with certain sex appeal. You may seem quiet, shy, or reserved, but all they have to do is ask, and you’ll participate.
You are capable of exercising good judgment or common sense in practical matters. You incline to overthink rather than being spontaneous. Despite all of these, you are lively, compelling, honest, kind-hearted, and a tolerant person. One of your best traits is self-sacrifice. You like your work to be useful to others. Watch out where you are going! Missteps are common when you travel. When you feel anxiety, you tend to be clumsy.
Your most likely vocation: skilled worker in any field, historian, philosopher, poet, writer, counsellor, adviser.
Lucky colors: All shades of yellow, gold, and green
Lucky gem(s): Moonstone, cat’s-eye, pearl, any white stone
Lucky day(s): Saturday and Sunday
Lucky botanicals: Elder, blackberry, hops, juniper, linseed, grapes, all types of fruit juices
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Hey Laurence! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from the letters in your first name? Check your answers here: Make words with these letters LAURENCE. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)
“Laurence” is not a popular baby boy’s name in Virginia as reported in the 1924 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, only 11 babies in Virginia have the same name as you in 1924. A total of only 580 babies also bear the same first name during that year in the U.S. From 1880 to 2018, the highest recorded use of this name was in 1952 with a total of 844 babies.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Laurence” was recorded 39,701 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Laurences to occupy the country of Monaco with an estimated population of 39,102.
The name first appeared in the year 1880 and given to 25 newborn babies. Laurence became a popular boy’s name in the state of Vermont in the year 1914. It ranked #59 with 7 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1946 in the state of Massachusetts with 63 baby boys.
This name is a consistent top ranking boy’s name in the state of Massachusetts for 25 years from 1910 to 1956 (may not be consecutive).
For the past five decades (1969 to 2018), the name “Laurence” was recorded 5,947 times in the SSA database.
Now you know why your first name rocks. Time to show your creativity! Try exploring the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers, or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV, or movie characters. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
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