What does Lura mean?
(female) Lurai, Lure, ..
(male) Lule, Lurale, .. Middle name pairings:
Lura Elyse (L.E.), ..
How popular is Lura?
Lura is a very popular first name for women (#1226 out of 4276, Top 29%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#56392 out of 150436, Top 37%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name history of Lura for girls. Lura entered the list in 1880-1889 and reached its peak position of #228 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Shown below is an analysis of the history of Lura and related names. Lorelei (#448 from current records) is the only other popular related form of Lura rated in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Lura was widespread during 1880-1889 (average #1114) and is almost as widespread today (#1224, down 24%), but with the form Lura going out of style. Lorelei is the most trendy baby name in this compilation.
Lura▼ is alike in pronunciation to Lara, Larae, Laray, Larea, Laree, Lari, Larra, Lauri▼, Lawra, Leora▼, Leorah, Liora, Liri, Lora▼, Lorah, Loree, Lorey, Lori▼, Lorie▼, Lorra, Lorrae, Lorri▼, Lorry, Lory and Lowra. Other recommended names are Adra, Ara▼, Aura, Azura, Bara, Bera, Cira, Dara▼, Dora▼, Edra, Fara, Kara▼, Kera, Kira▲, Kora▲, Lada, Lata, Laural, Laure, Leia▲, Lena▼, Leta▼, Lexa, Lida▼, Lita, Liva, Lola, Lona▼, Lorna▼, Lu, Luba, Lubah, Luci, Lujza, Lula▼, Luna▲, Lusa, Lyla▲, Lyuba, Mara▲, Myra▼, Nora▲, Nura, Ora▼, Shura, Tara▼, Tera▼, Vera▼, Yara and Zara▲. These names tend to be less frequently used than Lura.See names in meaning and etymology.