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Laura Name Meaning and Origin

Laura Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

laurel, victorious, honor

Name Origin


The name Laura means 'laurel' in Latin. It symbolizes victory and honor, often associated with a successful and esteemed individual. It has been used in various cultures throughout history.

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Laura Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Laura is easy to pronounce with a smooth flow of sounds, making it pleasant to the ears.

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The name Laura has a balanced rhythm with two syllables that sound harmonious together, creating a melodic effect.

Famous People Named Laura

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Laura Dern is an American actress known for her roles in films such as 'Jurassic Park' and 'Marriage Story'. She has received numerous awards for her performances and is considered one of the most talented actresses in Hollywood.

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Laura Linney is a renowned American actress who has starred in movies like 'The Truman Show' and TV series such as 'Ozark'. She has been nominated for multiple awards and is highly respected in the entertainment industry.

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Laura Prepon is an actress and producer known for her role as Donna Pinciotti on the TV series 'That '70s Show'. She has also appeared in shows like 'Orange Is the New Black' and 'The Girl on the Train'.

Laura Name Popularity Insights

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Potential Negative Connotations of Laura

The name Laura does not typically evoke negative connotations or associations. It is a classic and timeless name that is widely accepted and admired in various cultures.

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