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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Girl Name: Laren

Name: Laren
Pronunciation: \l(a)-ren\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl (Laren's also a boy name)
Meaning: the bay, or laurel plant
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Larena, Loren, Laryn, Larren
Similar Names: Caren, Karen, Faren, Taren, Laree, Laken, Larsen, Larea, Maren


Laren \l(a)-ren\ as a girl's name (also used as boy's name Laren), is a variant of Lauren (Latin), and the meaning of Laren is "the bay, or laurel plant".

The baby name Laren sounds like Larena, Loren, Laryn and Larren. Other similar baby names are Caren, Karen, Faren, Taren, Laree, Laken, Larsen, Larea and Maren.


Laren is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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