Lara

What does the baby name Lara mean? Learn about what Lara means, its history & origin, popularity in our random name database, pronunciation, similar names, nicknames & spelling variations.


Lara - Name Meaning, Origin & Popularity

Spelling of Lara
L-A-R-A, is a 4-letter female given name.
Pronunciation of Lara
LAHR-ə
LAHR ah
Meaning of Lara
Cheerful, from larisa, woman from citadel, shining, fortified town.
Origin of Lara
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Similar Names, Nicknames, & Spelling Variations of Lara
Larina
Popularity of Lara
Lara currently has 563 likes, and is in the top 2% of liked girl's names. The name Wendy is slightly more popular than Lara.