Definition of Lawrence in US English:

Lawrence

proper noun

  • 1A city in northeastern Kansas, home to the University of Kansas, the scene of fierce fighting before and during the Civil War; population 90,520 (est. 2008).

  • 2A city in northeastern Massachusetts, northeast of Lowell; population 70,014 (est. 2008).

Pronunciation

Lawrence

/ˈlɔrəns//ˈlôrəns/