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Laurel \la(u)-rel\

Meaning:
the bay, or laurel plant
Origin:
Latin
Details:
Laurel as a girl's name is pronounced LAWR-el. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Laurel is "the bay, or laurel plant". Nature name related to Laura.
Related names:
bay.
Meaning:
bay, Laurella, Laurelie, Laurelei.
Variants:
Lorelle, Laural, Lauralle, Laurell, Laurelle, Lauriel, Loralle, Lorel.
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Examples of usage for laurel:

  1. Why not try to bring that fact home to thousands by a float on which a handsome Goddess of Truth will be giving a laurel crown to our firm? – The Mermaid of Druid Lake and Other Stories by Charles Weathers Bump

Quotes for laurel:

  1. The next thing I wrote was in a writing class at night school. It was about a poor woman who worked at a dime store and who was all alone for Christmas in Laurel, Mississippi.
  2. Force may subdue, but love gains, and he that forgives first wins the laurel.
  3. The nation's government has just handed me the bill that grants us our civil rights. I am receiving it before you, certain that I am accepting this on behalf of all Argentinean women, and I can feel my hands tremble with joy as they grasp the laurel proclaiming victory.
  4. Dr. Johnson has said that the chief glory of a country arises from its authors. But then that is only as they are oracles of wisdom; unless they teach virtue, they are more worthy of a halter than of the laurel.

Rhymes for laurel:

  1. aural, choral, coral, durrell, floral, goral, moral, oral, quarrel, sorrel, borel, loral, curle, sorel, morell, orel, sorrell, norell, erle, sorell, koral, murrell, boral;
  2. amoral, auroral, balmoral, immoral;
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