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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 4 decades ago (USAGE OF 1.71%) and are now significantly less conventional (USAGE 0.21%, DOWN 88%), with names such as Laurie becoming less stylish. Lauro (TOP 11%) and Laury (13%) are familiar Lau- last names.

Lau- names

Lauda - Laurraine

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

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.

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

Laura and variants

Laura, var. Laurnea, Laurita, Laurine, Laurinda, Laurina, Lauricia, Laurie, Laurice, Laurianne, Lauriane, Lauri, Lauretta1, Laurette1, Lauretha, Laurestine, Laurentine1, Laurentia1, Laurence1, Laurene, Laurena, Lauren1, Laurella, Laurel1, Laure, Laureen, Laurana, Lauralee1, Lauralee2, Lauraine
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 variants

Laurel2, var. Lauriel, Laurelle1, Laurell, Lauralle, Laural
Derived fr. Latin word. "The bay, or laurel plant." Laurel (UPPER 10%) and Laurell (52%) occur often as surnames.

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

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

Lauren and variants

Lauren2, var. Laurynn, Lauryn, Laurin, Laurenne, Laurence2
Derived fr. Latin element. "The bay, or laurel plant." Usage of Lauren and variants as birth names in 2018 was 66.5% less than a decade ago.

Laurenza, Laurenca
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 variants

Laurence3, var. Laurentyne, Laurentyna, Laurentine2, Laurentina, Laurentia2
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 variants

Laurette2, Lauretta2
Var. of Loretta. Based on Italian, Latin languages. "Laurel." Lauretta and Laurette are more prevalent as baby names among the variations of Loretta.

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

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