Laurenz etymology

German word Laurenz comes from Latin laurus ((metonymy) laurels; a crown of laurel. Laurel tree.), Latin Laurentum

Detailed word origin of Laurenz

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
laurus Latin (lat) (metonymy) laurels; a crown of laurel. Laurel tree.
Laurentum Latin (lat) Laurentum, a maritime town in Latium between Ostia and Lavinium (now Torre).
Laurentum English (eng)
Laurentius Latin (lat) A male given name. equivalent to Laurence.
Laurenz German (deu) A male given name.