Laurence is an English male given name and surname. A female (and sometimes male) given name with identical spelling exists in French.

In all cases it is derived from the Roman given name, Laurentius, which can mean either "from Laurentum" or "wreathed/crowned with laurel".

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Laurence Kavanagh, Jr.
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Laurence Professor Of Classical Archaeology
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Laurence R. Horn - Publications
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Laurence Pomeroy - Laurence Evelyn Wood Pomeroy and The Grand Prix Car
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LAURENCE - Surname
... Laurence of Canterbury, the second Archbishop of Canterbury John Zachariah Laurence, English ophthalmologist Stephen Laurence, American philosopher ...

Famous quotes containing the word laurence:

    Is there no hope for me? Is there no way
    That I may sight and check that speeding bark
    Which out of sight and sound is passing, passing?
    —Paul Laurence Dunbar (1872–1906)