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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