What does Laurita mean?
Laurita /lau-ri-ta/ [3 sylls.] as a name for girls is of Latin origin, and the meaning of the name Laurita is "the bay, or laurel plant". Laurita is an alternate spelling of Laura (Latin) with the suffix -ita.
Laurita has 38 more alternative forms via Laura: Laranca, Larea, Lari, Lauraine, Lauralee, Laurana, Laure, Laureen▼, Laurel▼, Laurella, Lauren▲, Laurena, Laurence, Laurene, Laurentia, Lauretha, Laurette, Lauri▼, Lauriane, Laurianne, Laurice, Lauricia, Laurie▼, Laurina, Laurinda, Laurine, Laurnea, Lavra, Lawra, Lora▼, Lorena▼, Lori▼, Lorie▼, Lorinda, Lorine▼, Lorna▼, Lorri▼ and Lorrie▼.Kreatif forms: Lauriba, Lerita, Lurita. [more]
How popular is Laurita?
Laurita is an uncommon given name for females but a very popular last name for all people (#48665 out of 150436, Top 32%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Popular variation forms of Laurita (outside Top 1000) are Laura (#318 last year), Laureen, Laurel (#817), Lauren (#94), Lauretta, Laurette, Lauri, Laurie, Laurine, Lora, Lorena, Loretta, Lori, Lorie, Lorine, Lorna, Lorri and Lorrie. Adoption of these girl names reached its most widespread during the years 1960-1969 (usage of 0.5403%) and has become much lower since (usage 0.0984%, 81.8% less), with versions such as Laura, Lorena, Lorie, Lorine and Lorna becoming somewhat outmoded. Lauren (#94) is the most contemporarily stylish birth name here. Below is a charted analysis of the usage of Laurita and corresponding names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)