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Girl Name: Lauretha

Name: Lauretha
Pronunciation: \la(u)-re-tha\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: the bay, or laurel plant
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Laretha, Lauretta
Similar Names: Laurita, Laurette, Laurena, Laurella, Larretta, Laretta


Lauretha \la(u)-re-tha\ as a girl's name is a variant of Laura (Latin), and the meaning of Lauretha is "the bay, or laurel plant".

The baby name Lauretha sounds like Laretha and Lauretta. Other similar baby names are Laurita, Laurette, Laurena, Laurella, Larretta and Laretta.


Lauretha is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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