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What does Lura mean?

Lura \l(u)-ra\ as a name for girls is a form of Lorelei (German); place name: a rocky cliff on the Rhine river. Lura is also a variation of Lurleen: modern form of Lorelei.


Variations

Lura has 11 alternative forms via Lorelei, Lurleen: Laurelei, Laurelie, Loralee, Loralei, Loralie, Loralyn, Lorilee, Lorilyn, Lurette, Lurlene and Lurline.


Popularity

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 (#37474 out of 88799, Top 42%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Presented below is the birth name popularity of Lura for girls. Lura reached its peak position of #228 in the U.S. then, but is not ranked at the moment. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Lura name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lura outside U.S.

Shown below is an analysis of the usage of Lura and related names. Lorelei (#479 the previous year) and Lurline are the popular related forms of Lura. Adoption of this girl name was at its apex during 1880-1889 and is somewhat lower today, with the form Lura becoming less in vogue. Lorelei (#479) is the most trendy baby name in this compilation. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Lorelei, Lura, Lurline in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lura and related baby names outside U.S.


Similar Names

Lura is alike in pronunciation to Lara, Larae, Laray, Larea, Lari, Larra, Laura, Lauri, Lawra, Leora, Liora, Lira, Liri, Lora, Lorah, Lori, Loria, Lorra, Lory, Lowra, Lyra and Lyria. Other recommended similar baby names are Aura, Laure, Luba, Lula, Luna, Lusa and Nura. These names tend to be less frequently used than Lura.

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