What does Lura mean?
(female) Lurai, Lure, ..
(male) Lule, Luly, .. 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)
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. 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.