Laura Name Meaning

Laura meaning

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The masculine name Laura is used in American. Other countries in which name laura being used are , , Anglo, Australian, , British, Chinese, Czechoslovakian, Danish, Dutch, , English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Gujarati, Italian, Jamaican, Latin, Netherlands, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian. Laura is not very commonly used baby name for boy. Ranked at 927 in top 1000 names.

Laura is also used as baby girl name in countries American, anglo, australian, british, chinese, czechoslovakian, danish, dutch, english, finnish, french, german, greek, gujarati, italian, jamaican, latin, netherlands, polish, portuguese, romanian, spanish, swedish, swiss.

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Variant Names of Laura:

Lauraine, Lauralee, Laralyn, Laranca, Larea, Lari, Lauralee, Laurana, Laure, Laureen, Laur, Lauraine, Lauralee, Laralyn, Laranca, Larea, Lari, Lauralee, Laurana, Laure, Laureen, Laur, Lauraine, Lauralee, Laralyn,  Lauraine,  Lauralee,  Laralyn,  Laranca,  Larea,  Lari,  Lauralee, Laurana,  Laure,  Laureen,  Laurel,  Laurel, Lauraine, Lauralee, Laralyn, Laranca,

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Laura name was top ranked at 89 position in American during year 1930and most recently ranked at 322 position in American during year 2015


Name Laura has been Common throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 5832 position. 2579 numbers of people were named Laura so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Laura

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The feminine name Laura is from the Latin name Laurus that means "laurel". The meaning of the name was favorable, considering that back in ancient Rome leaves from the laurel trees were collected to create victors’ garlands.


The name became popular after the 9th-century martyr from Spain - Saint Laura. This nun was thrown, by the Moors, into a vat of molten lead. It became even more common after it was used as the name of subject in poem by the 14th-century poet Petrarch, who was from Italy. The name has been around for long than that, it was common as an English name since the 13th century.

Laura Numerology :
Personality No. 3. People with name Laura are jovial & love to talk. They also love children & pets. They are creative & try to do too many things. They must express themselves. They are very social & great uplifters. Person with Laura having 3 as Personality number are ambitious & philosophical. They are versatile & have an optimistic attitude. They are zealous & conscientious. More Numerology

Name Analysis of Laura

Character Analysis of Laura : Persons with the name Laura, are Charismatic, cheeky and sociable fun-lovers, adaptable to change and adore colorful bright surroundings. With a gift of communication skills they are inspiration, cheerful optimism and joy. They loves life and wants and needs to share their enthusiasm with those around them. They tend to be the 'joker' and have a wonderful sense of humour.

Love Life of Laura : Persons are, sometimes too idealistic and attracted to Persons who have problems and looking for a support.

Name Letter Analysis of Laura

L : Persons are very heady, and tend to over think rather than experience life

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

U : Persons have a give-and-take kind of life

R : Persons feel things strongly and their rich, intense inner life emanates outward

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Laura

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Laura is Mesh and Moon sign associated with the name Laura is Aries.

The name Laura has Fire element. Mars is the Ruling Planet for the name Laura . The name Laura having moon sign as Aries is represented by The Ram and considered as Cardinal .

Normally, people with the name Laura are energetic, courageous and determined.

Other name options, having Aries moon sign are name starting with : Chu, Cho, La, Che,Lee, Lu, Le, Lo,Li, A, I,Ee.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Laura

The name Laura is suitable for baby born in Ashvini nakshatra

Ashvini Nakshatra: "Wife of the Ashvins"

Lord: Ketu (South lunar node)
Symbol : Horse's head
Deity : Ashvins, the horse-headed twins who are physicians to the gods
Indian zodiac: 0° - 13°20' Mesha
Western zodiac 26° Aries - 9°20' Taurus
Other name options, having Ashvini nakashatra are name starting with : Chu,  Che,  Cho, La.

Famous Name Laura

  • Laura Handy

    is an American pair skater. She competed with partner Paul Binnebose, and the duo won the bronze medal at the 1999 U.S. Figure Skating Championships. Later that year, Binnebose suffered a skull fracture, and he never returned to competitive skating. Handy


  • Branko Laura

    is a Croatian futsal player who plays for MNK Split Brodosplit Inženjering and the Croatia national futsal team.


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