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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • proper n. A female given name; a variant of Laura or a modern feminine form of Lawrence. Popular in the 1990s and the 2000s.
  • proper n. A male given name, a rare spelling variant of Loren.
  • proper n. A rare surname.


Latin "laurel tree" or "from Laurentium" (Wiktionary)



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