What does the name "Laura" mean?
Laura (Latin): Laurel
The name "Laura" is of Latin origin and it means "Laurel". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 6 other names that are similar to this one.
L is for love, your love of life!
A is for agreeable, the best side of you!
U is for unbreakable, your spirit is strong.
R is for rely, everyone's trustworthy friend.
A is for accomplished, in all that you do.
Your name in reverse order is "Arual". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Auarl". How do you pronounce that?
Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
How popular is the name "Laura" in the U.S.?
Want to know about the populiarty of Laura? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 794,233 babies born with the name Laura in the United States. That's more than enough Lauras to occupy the country of Guyana with an estimated population of 784,894 (as of July 1, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 1,012 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Laura" was in 1964 with a total of 18,976 babies. (That's a lot of baby Lauras)
According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Laura" is not a popular baby girl's name in Massachusetts. Imagine that, only 32 babies in Massachusetts have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of 1,038 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Laura popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Laura in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the gulf coast area? Search for the name to check your answer!
Celebrities named Laura
Past life for Laura born Jan 27, 2007
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Sumatra approximately on 1000. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.
Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.
Here's something for you to ponder on...
The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.