What is the meaning of the name Lara?

The name Lara is primarily a female name of Russian origin that means Cheerful.

Diminutive form of Larisa/Larissa, meaning "cheerful." Also a Spanish surname for people from Lara de los Infantes, a small community in the province of Burgos, Spain.

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Ava, Charlotte, Clara, Isla, Ivy, Aria, Mia, Liam, Leo, Benjamin, Ethan, Oliver, Caleb, Alexander

Names that sound like Lara:

Laria, Larry, Larue, Larya, Laura, Laure, Laurie, Leeor, Leora, Leroy, Liora, Lir, Lira, Lora, Lore, Lori, Lorie, Lowery, Lowri, Lowry, Lyra, Lyre

Stats for the Name Lara

checkmark Lara is currently not in the top 100 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Lara is currently #706 in U.S. births

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Lara's Theme (from Dr. Zhivago) - George Davidson

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