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
Meaning of Lara
Cheerful, from larisa, woman from citadel, shining, fortified town.
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Popularity of Lara
Lara currently has 565 likes, and is in the top 2% of liked girl's names. The name Helen is slightly more popular than Lara.