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Girl Names Starting with Lau-

Lau- baby names and what they mean, with 12 results. Lau- names are used more often as feminine names. These girl names were at the peak of their popularity 3 decades ago (usage of 2.29%) and are now significantly less conventional (usage 0.28%, down 88%), with names such as Lauryn becoming less stylish. Lauro (top 11%) and Laury (13%) are familiar Lau- last names.

Lau- names

Lauda - Laurraine

Lauda
Derivative of Latin element. "Praise." Launa is a moderately popular birth name. See also Loida.

Laudonia
Stems fr. Italian word. "Praise to the house." Unconventional, but Laudonia is similar to popular last names Lavenia (top 78%), Luzania (54%), which also end with -nia. See also Ladonna.

Laufeia
Origin fr. Old Norse element. "Wooded or leafy island." Laufeia is seldom used as a baby name.

Laura and variantsLaura, var. Lauraine, Lauralee1, Lauralee2, Laurana, Laure, Laurel1, Laureen, Laurella, Lauren1, Laurena, Laurence1, Laurentia1, Laurene, Laurentine1, Laurestine, Lauretha, Lauretta1, Lauri, Laurette1, Lauriane, Laurianne, Laurice, Lauricia, Laurina, Laurie, Laurinda, Laurine, Laurita, Laurnea
Root fr. Latin. "The bay, or laurel plant." Lauraine, Laurana, Laurella, Laurentia and Laurentine are more rare as children's names among the variations of Laura.

Laurel and variantsLaurel2, var. Laural, Lauralle, Laurell, Laurelle1, Lauriel
Derived fr. Latin word. "The bay, or laurel plant." Laurel (upper 10%) and Laurell (52%) occur often as surnames.

Laurelei, Laurelie
Forms of Lorelei. Stems fr. German language. Place name .. Laurelei and Laurelie are seldom adopted as girls' names.

Laurelle2
Var. of Lorelle. From Latin. "Laurel tree." Laurelle is not often used as a baby name. See also Laurella.

Lauren and variantsLauren2, var. Laurence2, Laurenne, Laurin, Lauryn, Laurynn
Derived fr. Latin element. "The bay, or laurel plant." Usage of Lauren and variants as birth names in 2015 was 72.7% less than a decade ago.

Laurenca, Laurenza
Var. of Lorenza. Origin fr. Italian, Latin elements. "From Laurentum." Laurenca and Laurenza are infrequently used as feminine names, and Laurenza appears regularly (top 47%) as a surname.

Laurence and variantsLaurence3, var. Laurentia2, Laurentina, Laurentine2, Laurentyna, Laurentyne
Derivative of French, Latin words. "From Laurentum." Laurentia, Laurentina, Laurentine, Laurentyna and Laurentyne are more rarefied as children's names among the forms of Laurence.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lau- names: Laura, Lauralee, Laure, Laureen, Laurel

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lau- names: Lauren, Laurena, Laurence, Laurene, Lauretta

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lau- names: Laurette, Lauri, Laurice, Laurie, Laurin

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lau- names: Laurinda, Laurine, Lauryn

Loretta and variantsLauretta2, Laurette2
Var. of Loretta. Based on Italian, Latin languages. "Laurel." Lauretta and Laurette are more prevalent as baby names among the variations of Loretta.

Laurraine
Var. of Lorraine. Derived fr. French language. "From Lorraine." Outside Top 2000. See also Lauraine.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Lau- names for girls.

1. Lauda - Laurraine
Lauda, Laudonia, Laufeia, Laura [Laurie, Laurina, Laurnea, Laurine, Laurita, Laurice, Laurinda, Lauricia, ..], Laurel [Laural, Lauriel, Laurell, Laurelle, Lauralle], Lorelei [Laurelei, Laurelie], Lorelle [Laurelle], Lauren [Lauryn, Laurin, Laurynn, Laurence, Laurenne], Lorenza [Laurenca, Laurenza], Laurence [Laurentia, Laurentina, Laurentine, Laurentyna, Laurentyne], Loretta [Lauretta, Laurette], Lorraine [Laurraine]

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