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FOR REAL: Lauren was originally a man's name; a form of Lawrence. It became popular as a woman's name in the 20th century following the popularity of the film actress Betty Jean Perske, who went by the stage name of Lauren Bacall.

diminutives: Laurie

related names: Laurence, Laura

Other recorded spellings: Lauryn, Loren, Loryn, Lorin, Lawren, Lauran, Loran, Laurin