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Girl Name: Lauretta

Name: Lauretta
Pronunciation: \la(u)-retta, laur(et)-ta\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: the bay, or laurel plant
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Laurette, Lauretha, Larretta, Laretta
Similar Names: Laretha, Caretta, Lanetta, Lorretta, Laurita, Laurena, Laurella, Lavetta, Lurette, Lowretta, Leretta, Lourdetta, Lucetta, Loucetta, Lunetta, Maretta
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 1207
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 82227

Description

Lauretta \la(u)-retta, laur(et)-ta\ as a girl's name is a variant of Laura (Latin) and Loretta (Italian), and the meaning of Lauretta is "the bay, or laurel plant".

The baby name Lauretta sounds like Laurette, Lauretha, Larretta and Laretta. Other similar baby names are Laretha, Caretta, Lanetta, Lorretta, Laurita, Laurena, Laurella, Lavetta, Lurette, Lowretta, Leretta, Lourdetta, Lucetta, Loucetta, Lunetta and Maretta.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Lauretta.

Popularity

Lauretta is a very popular first name for women (#1207 out of 4276) and a slightly less popular surname or last name for both men and women (#82227 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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