Lorenzo: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Lorenzo

The Italian form of Laurence, which itself means “from Laurentum.” Laurentum was an ancient Italian city whose name was likely derived from the word for “laurel” — so basically, Lorenzo means “laurel.” But who knows: when you say it, some people might hear Yanny.

Nicknames:

Loren, Lorrie, Renzo, Enzo, Zo.

Famous people named Lorenzo:

Actors Lorenzo Brino, Lorenzo Henrie, and Lorenzo Lamas; football player Lorenzo Alexander.

Fun fact:

If you name your son Lorenzo, you’re in good company; Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi’s son is named Lorenzo, too.

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