Laurence is a gender-neutral name and is of Latin origin. It can be used for both girls and boys. It means person from the place of the laurel trees. Though a unisex name, this name is trendier as a boy’s name than as a girl’s. Pronounced as LAWR-ənts, the name is currently in the top 750 of NameChef Most Popular Baby Names and in the top 1000 of U.S birth chart of the year 1995.
Laurence can be used for both boys and girls.