• <100 Lais
First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

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Meanings and Origins

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Origin and Meaning of Lais

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  1. plural of lai

lais was also found in the following language(s): French, Gothic, and Welsh

Notable Persons Named Lais

Lais Ribeiro is a notable individual. Lais was given the name Laís Ribeiro on October 5th, 1990 in Teresina, Piauí, Brazil.


Lais Souza is a notable person. Lais was born on December 13th, 1988 in Ribeirão Preto.


Laís Bodanzky is a film director. Laís was born on September 23rd, 1969 in São Paulo.


Yasmin Lucas is a pop music, música popular brasileira, música sertaneja, and jazz singer and singing. She has had major accomplishments since 1995. Yasmin was given the name Laís Yasmin Lucas Gontijo on December 16th, 1990 in Cuiabá.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Lais

Marc Lais is a soccer player for the SSV Jahn Regensburg, SC Freiburg, SV Sandhausen, and Chemnitzer FC. Marc was born on February 4th, 1991 in Freiburg im Breisgau.


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Popularity of Lais as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Lais U.S.
  White 85.82% 64.26%
  African American 0.91% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.18% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.64% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 9.45% 16.26%

Of Last Name Lais

People with the last name Lais are most frequently White

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Lais

  • How Popular is the name Lais? Lais is the 72,714th most popular name of all time. As a last name Lais was the 39,887th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Lais have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10 babies born with the first name Lais in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Lais? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2014 when it was given as a first name to 10 new born babies.
  • When was Lais first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Lais is Tuesday, December 11th, 1900.
  • What year had the most people named Lais born? The highest recorded use of the first name Lais was in 2014 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Lais: Your name in reverse order is Sial. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Slia. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Lais? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 550 people with the last name Lais.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Lais? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Lais as their last name since less than 1 person in 526k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • Sources:
  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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