Origin:Spanish
Popularity:279
Meaning:someone from laurentum
Lawrence is a strong, practical name, but its Spanish and Italian equivalent, Lorenzo, is fun-loving, sensitive and romantic. The name is from the Latin Laurentius (“someone from Laurentum”). Italian and Latino parents have kept the name going for more than 100 years. Historically famous men with the name include Lorenzo de Medici, a Renaissance ruler and arts patron who supported Michelangelo, Botticelli and da Vinci.

Famous Lorenzos

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  • Lorenzo Cain
    Baseball Player

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