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Laura (Given name)

Laura is a name for girls. The name is a form of Laurentius and originates from Latin-America. On our website 30 people with the name Laura rated their name with 4.5 stars(out of 5). So they seem very satisfied! Abroad this is a perfectly fine name. Laura is in the top 100 of most popular names on facebook on position 43. Nicknames for Laura are Lau, Lala and Laur.
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Meaning of Laura

The meaning of Laura is: "The laurel tree or sweet bay tree symbolic of honor and victory. Old name with many variants.".


30 people with the name Laura voted on their name. Please vote on your name too.


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Suitable names

Suitable names for a brother of Laura are: Max, George, Daniel, Rowan, Colton. Suitable names for a sister of Laura are: Hannah, Christlie, Emma, Sarah, Līva. View more suitable names.


Laura occurs in the following categories:
Names with most votes100 namesNames with 5 letters250 namesGirl names beginning with L232 namesNames with two syllables100 namesPopular Ethiopian names500 names

Popularity Laura per year

Popularity of Laura in the U.S.A.



Laura20 years old   18-11
het is een leuke naam
Laura20 years old   22-12
I love my name because it has a cool meaning and it sounds pretty. The only downfall is tha you cant shorten it. For ex - Danielle, dani
Laura29 years old   2-01
I find the meaning of my name quite disappointing. I thought it meant something more meaningful/significant. I don't quite understand the meaning to be honest.
Laura26 years old   14-11
I love my name! :D
Laura72 years old   23-01
I love my name
Laura24 years old   4-09
People confuse it with Lauren pretty often.
Laura   10-01
it is pronounced different in english
Laura42 years old   9-03
I love my name! I think it's pretty. I like to hear people from other countries say it. I has a beautiful sound in any accent.
Laura12 years old   30-07

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