Lara

♀ Name Lara – Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Lara

Lara is a ♀ female name.

Origin of Lara

Lara is a Russian name and is a short form of the names Laura and Larissa. Besides, Lara is a name from Greek mythology. She was a talkative water nymph, who were called Lala and then transformed into the mute underworld deity Tacita.

Meaning of Lara

Lara means “citadel”, “lovely” and “seagull” (from Larissa) or “laurel” (from Laura). Besides, Lara means “talkative” (from ancient Greek “laléō/λᾰλέω” = to talk/to chatter). In Turkish Lara means “water fairy”.

Pronunciation of Lara

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Name Statistic: Lara is ranked #208 overall ↓ -23

  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 92 ↓ -6
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 484 ↓ -10
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 392 ↓ -12
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 682 ↓ -37
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 208 ↓ -15
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 151 ↓ -12
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 677 ↓ -55
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 145 ↓ -17
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 372 ↑ 10
  • 🇫🇷 France: 547 ↓ -27
  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 438 ↓ -23
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 457 ↓ -7
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 177 ↓ -24
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 239 ↓ -8
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 670 ↓↓ -221
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 714 ↓ -48
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 577 ↓ -13
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 629 ↑ 28
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 347 ↓ -18

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