Laura is a female name.
This name is feminine form of the Latin name Laurus, theat means "laurel". The name was borne in 9th-century. As an English name, has been used since the 13th century.
It is a common English, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Romanian, Finnish, Estonian, Hungarian, Polish, Slovene, Croatian, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, German, Dutch and Late Roman name.
In other languages: Llora (Catalan), Laure, Laurette, Laurine, Lorette (French), Lára (Icelandic) and Lowri (Welsh).
Variants of this name are: Lora (English), Lora (Italian) and Lavra (Slovene).
Diminutives of the name are: Laureen, Laurene, Laurie, Lori, Lorie, Lorri, Lorrie, Lauressa, Laurinda, Laurissa, Loreen, Lorene, Loretta, Lorinda (English), Laurita (Spanish), Lauretta, Loretta, Lorita (Italian) and Laurie (Dutch).
Number of votes for the name Laura is 18.