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, Ella, Leo, Liam, Benjamin, Caleb, Alexander, Isaac, Lucas

Names like Lara:

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

Stats for the Name Lara

checkmark Lara is currently not in the top 100 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Lara is currently #681 in U.S. births

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

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