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The girl's name Lara is of Latin origin, and its meaning is "protection". From "Lares", referring to the individual gods of Roman households, the protectors of home and fields. Also possibly (Latin) "cheerful; famous".
Also short version of russian Larisa or Larissa.
A Russian pet form of Klara and Larissa, Lara is also bestowed as an independent given name.
Lara can be a given name or a surname in several languages. It is a short form for Larissa. In Hindi, the given name is a short form for Laranya, which means graceful. The Spanish surname Lara is derived from Lara de los Infantes in the Burgos province of
Lara Name also appears in following Origin(s): Russian
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an international Belgian-Italian singer, known for her vocal prowess and skilled technique. She sings in French, Italian and Spanish, in addition to English, and is fluent in them all. She has also sung in Portuguese, and once in German in 1988 for a version of "Croire" ("Glaub"), although she speaks neither language fluently. She also speaks a little Dutch (Flemish). She has sold over 12 million records worldwide so far. She became a Canadian citizen in 1994 at the time she began her career in Quebec.
is a pop/R&B/Latin singer who won the Spanish Star Search and also sang the title song the official soundtrack Pokemon 2000 named "One". You can also hear her as the voice of Ariel on The Little Mermaid II: Return to the Sea (Spanish Version).