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Names starting with La

Lacey - Variant spelling of English Lacy, meaning "lace-like."
Lark - English unisex name derived from the vocabulary word, from Old English lawcere, meaning "song-bird."
Lamprecht - Variant form of German Landoberct, meaning "land-bright."
Lakshmi - Hindi name derived from the Sanskrit word laksya, meaning "aim, goal, mark." In mythology, this is the name of the wife of Vishnu, goddess of fortune and wisdom.
Lamia -  Greek myth name of an evil spirit who abducts and devours children, meaning "large shark." The name means "vampire" in Latin and "fiend" in Arabic.
Laleh - Persian name meaning "tulip."
Lambart - Variant form of English Lambert, meaning "land-bright."
Lari - English pet form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Lauraine - English variant spelling of French Lorraine, meaning "land of the people of Lothar."
Larry - Pet form of English Laurence, meaning "of Laurentum."
Laird - Scottish name meaning "landowner."
Lamai - Thai name meaning "soft."
Layton - Variant spelling of English unisex Leighton, meaning "leek garden."
Laila - Variant spelling of Arabic Leila, meaning "night."
Laura - Feminine form of Latin Laurus, meaning "laurel." Or from Greek Lavra, meaning "an alley, a passage."
Lamya - Arabic name meaning "has beautiful dark lips."
Ladislas - Italian form of Latin Ladislaus, meaning "rules with glory."
Lauressa - Pet form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Lavrenty - Variant spelling of Russian Lavrentiy, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lazer - Yiddish form of Hebrew Elazar, meaning "my God has helped."
Larissa - Russian form of Greek Lárisa, probably meaning "fortified town."
Lahja - Finnish name meaning "gift."
Lampos - Greek name meaning "shining like a lamp." In mythology, this is the name of one of the steeds of the Sun at noon.
Lavanya - Hindi name meaning "beauty, grace."
Laurita - Pet form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Lambert - Middle English form of Low German Lammert, meaning "land-bright."
Lavinia - Latin name possibly meaning "purity." In Roman mythology, this is the name of the wife of Aeneas.
Lally - Variant spelling of English Lallie, meaning "to babble."
Lapidot - Variant spelling of Greek Lapidoth, meaning "torches." 
Lammert - Low German form of Germanic Landebert, meaning "land-bright." In use by the Dutch and French.
Lakisha - Variant spelling of English Lakeisha, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon.
Lazzaro - Italian form of Latin Lazarus, meaning "my God has helped."
Lana -   Hawaiian name meaning "afloat; calm as still waters."
Laxman - Variant spelling of Hindi Lakshman, meaning "having lucky marks."
Lauren - Unisex form of English Laurence, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lalia - Short form of Italian Eulalia, meaning "well-spoken."
Lanfen - Chinese name meaning "orchid fragrance."
Laurentiu - Romanian form of Roman Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lassi - Pet form of Finnish Larssi, meaning "laurel."
Lajos - Hungarian form of French Louis, meaning"famous warrior." 
Laza - Pet form of Serbian Lazar, meaning "my God has helped."
Lan - Chinese name meaning "orchid," or "elegant, graceful."
Lavi - Hebrew unisex name meaning "lion."
Lalita - Feminine form of Hindi Lalit, meaning "desirable" or "playful." 
Lawrence - Variant spelling of English Laurence, meaning "of Laurentum."
Laurits - Scandinavian short form of Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Larrie - Variant spelling of English Larry, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lansa - Native American Hopi name meaning "lance."
Lainey - English pet form of French Elaine, possibly meaning "torch."
Lavena - American English name, probably derived from the name of the famous Caffé Lavena in Venus, Italy, established by Carlos Lavena in 1750, from Latin Lavinia, possibly meaning "purity."
Laurel - English name derived from the tree name. It is also used as a pet form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Larkin - English surname transferred to forename use, from a medieval pet form of English Laurence, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lashawn - Modern feminine form of English Shawn, meaning "God is gracious."
Laurens - Short form of Latin Laurentinus, meaning "of Laurentum." In use by the Dutch, Danish and Swedish.
Laure - French form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Laurence - English form of French Laurent, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lance -   English name derived from the Old French word lance, meaning "lance (the weapon)." 
Laures - Swedish form of Latin Laurens, meaning "of Laurentum."
Laban - Hebrew name meaning "white." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Rachel and Leah.
Lazare - French form of Latin Lazarus, meaning "my God has helped."
Lavina - Contracted form of Roman Latin Lavinia, possibly meaning "purity." 
Larssi - Finnish form of Scandinavian Lars, meaning "laurel."
Laurinda - English elaborated form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Lawson - English surname transferred to forename use, meaning "son of Law." 
Lakshman - Short form of Hindi Lakshmana, meaning "having lucky marks."
Laureen - English pet form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Lanny - Pet form of English names beginning with Lan-.
Lashay - Elaborated feminine form of English unisex Shay, probably meaning "strong." 
Lai - Chamoru name meaning "friend; man; law."
Lars - Scandinavian form of Icelandic Lárus, meaning "laurel."
Laurie - Unisex pet form of English Lauren and Laurence, both meaning "of Laurentum."
Laoise - Irish form of French Louise, meaning"famous warrior." 
Laida - Basque name derived from the name of a beach in Bizkaia.
Laxmi - Variant spelling of Hindi Lakshmi, meaning "aim, goal, mark." 
Latonya - Elaborated form of English Tonya, possibly meaning "invaluable." 
Lanzo - Pet form of Old German names containing the element land, meaning "land."
Lalla - English pet form of Greek Lalage, meaning "to babble." 
Lady - Pet form of English Adelaide, meaning "noble sort." In some instances it may be derived from the vocabulary word, meaning simply "lady."
Lavan - Variant spelling of Hebrew Laban, meaning"white." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Rachel and Leah.
Lanying - Chinese name meaning "orchid heroine."
Lal - Hindi name meaning "to caress, to play." 
Lacy - English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "lace-like." 
Lavender - English color and flower name derived from the vocabulary word, from Anglo-Saxon lavendre, from Late Latin lavendula which may ultimately derive from lividus, meaning "bluish, livid." Since 1840, the word has had the meaning "pale purple." 
Laurine - English pet form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Landon - English surname transferred to forename use, from a contracted form of the surname Langdon, composed of the Old English elements lang "long" and dun "hill," hence "long hill."
Lauro - Italian form of Latin Laurus, meaning "laurel."
Ladonna - Elaborated form of English Donna, meaning "lady."
Lani - Hawaiian name meaning "heaven, sky."
Lahela - Hawaiian form of Hebrew Rachel, meaning "ewe." 
Lagman - Medieval Swedish form of Old Norse Logma�r, meaning "lawman."
Lazaros - Greek form of Hebrew Elazar, meaning "my God has helped." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of many characters, including a man Jesus raised from the dead.
Lauryn - Variant spelling of English Lauren, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lakeisha - Elaborated form of English Keisha, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon.
Lauritz - Danish and Norwegian variant spelling of Scandinavian Laurits, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lawrie - Pet form of English Lawrence, meaning "of Laurentum."
Launce - Short form of French Launcelot, meaning either "land" or "lance (the weapon)." 
Laima - Lithuanian name meaning "luck." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of fortune.
Lasse - Pet form of Scandinavian Lars, meaning "laurel."
Laris - Variant spelling of Swedish Laures, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lachlan - Variant spelling of Scottish Gaelic Lachlann, meaning "lake-land." 
Latif - Arabic name meaning "gentle, kind."
Lawan - Thai name meaning "beautiful."
Ladon -  Greek name of unknown meaning. In mythology, this is the name of a river god, and the name of a hundred-headed dragon who guarded the garden of the Hesperides. The Ladon was supposed to be a cleansing river.
Lapidoth - Greek form of Hebrew Lapiydowth, meaning "torches." In the bible, this is the name of the husband of Deborah.
Lalo - Pet form of Spanish Eduardo, meaning "guardian of prosperity."
Ladislao - Spanish form of Latin Ladislaus, meaning "rules with glory."
Lane - English topographic surname transferred to forename use, derived from Old English lane "narrow pathway," hence "lives by a lane."
Laverna - Latin name, possibly meaning "spring-like; to be verdant." In Roman mythology, this is the name of a goddess of illegally-obtained money. She is the patroness of charlatans, con men and thieves. 
Laurissa - English pet form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Lárisa - Greek name derived from the name of an ancient city, possibly meaning "fortified town." 
Larentia - Variant spelling of Latin Laurentia, meaning "of Laurentum." In Roman mythology, this is the name of the wife of Faustulus -- Acca Larentia -- who saved the infants Romulus and Remus from drowning in the Tiber river. She was also called Lupa, "she-wolf," because of her immoral character, and this is probably what started the tradition that the twins were suckled by a wolf. In another version, she is the mother of the Lares, the dead progenitors of the Roman people.
Lára - Icelandic form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Lành - Vietnamese name meaning "peaceful."
Larraitz - Basque name meaning "our Lady of Abaltzisketa."
Lachlann - Variant spelling of Scottish Gaelic Lochlann, meaning "lake-land."
Lachesis - Latin form of Greek Lakhesis, meaning "apportioner; disposer of lots." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three Fates (Moirae).
Lachina - Feminine form of Scottish Lachlan, meaning "lake-land."
Layacna - Chamoru unisex name meaning"his/her sail."
Laverne - English form of Roman Latin Laverna, possibly meaning "spring-like; to be verdant." Compare with masculine Laverne.
Lachie - Pet form of Scottish Gaelic Lachlann, meaning "lake-land."
Lareyna - English elaborated form of French Lorraine, meaning "land of the people of Lothar."
Lavonne - Modern English elaborated form of French Yvonne, meaning "yew tree."
Lachtna - Irish Gaelic name meaning "milk-colored."
Lavone - Variant spelling of English Lavonne, meaning "yew tree."
Lacie - Variant spelling of English Lacy, meaning "lace-like."
Layne - Variant spelling of English Lane, meaning "lives by the lane." 
Lavern - Variant spelling of English Laverne, possibly meaning "spring-like; to be verdant." Compare with masculine Lavern.
Laine - Estonian name meaning "wave."
Laoghaire - Irish name meaning "shepherd."
Lares - Variant spelling of Swedish Laris, meaning "of Laurentum."
Latasha - English elaborated form of Russian Tasha, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day."
Laryn - Variant spelling of English Lauren, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lateefah - Variant spelling of Arabic Latifa, meaning "gentle, kind."
Laci - Pet form of Hungarian László, meaning "rules with glory."
Laurendi - Basque form of Latin Laurentinus, meaning "of Laurentum."
Laurentius - Roman Latin name meaning "of Laurentum," a maritime town in Latium which means "town of laurel (bay) trees." 
Laia - Pet form of Catalan Eulàlia, meaning "well-spoken."
Lanty - Pet form of Irish Leachlainn, meaning "devotee of Saint Seachnall."
Laurent - French form of Roman Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Latinus - Latin form of Greek Latinos, meaning "belonging to Latium." In Roman mythology, this is the name of a king of the Latins.
Lallie - English pet form of Greek Lalage, meaning "to babble." 
Lamech - Greek form of Hebrew Lemek ("powerful"), but perhaps meaning "pauper." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Tubal-Cain and the father of Noah. 
Ladislava - Feminine form of Czech and Slovak Ladislav, meaning "rules with glory."
Lalawethika - Native American Shawnee name meaning "he makes noise."
Lata - Hindi name derived from a plant name, from the Sanskrit word lata, meaning "creeper," in reference to a creeping plant.
Lanford - Variant spelling of English Langford, meaning "long river crossing."
Law - Middle English short form of English Lawrence, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lake - English name derived from the vocabulary word, from Latin lacus, meaning "pond, lake."
Lauretta - Italian diminutive form of Latin Laura ("laurel"), meaning "little laurel tree."
Lampon - Greek name meaning "the bright one." In mythology, this is the name of one of the Mares of Diomed.
Lauchlan - Variant spelling of Scottish Gaelic Lachlan, meaning "lake-land."
Latoya - Elaborated form of English Toya, probably meaning "toy."
Lazarus - Latin form of Greek Lazaros, meaning "my God has helped." In the New Testament bible, this is the name of many characters, including a man Jesus raised from the dead.
Laurene - Variant spelling of English Lauren, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lauri - Finnish form of Latin Laurus, meaning "laurel."
Landoberct - Variant form of German Landebert, meaning "land-bright." 
Lakeshia - Variant spelling of English Lakeisha, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon.
Langford - English habitational surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements lang "long" and ford "ford," hence "long river crossing."
Lael - Hebrew name meaning "belonging to God" or "by God." In the bible, this is the name of a leader of the Gershon family.
Lamis - Arabic name meaning "soft."
Lamont - Scottish surname transferred to English forename use, from the medieval Swedish personal name Lagman, meaning "lawman."
Lavrentiy - Russian form of Roman Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Latasi - Chamoru name meaning "praise."
Lavrentios - Greek form of Roman Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Laurentzi - Basque form of Latin Laurentinus, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lawanda - Modern English elaborated form of German Wanda, meaning"a Wend; a wanderer." A Wend was a term used torefer to migrant Slavs in the sixth century. 
Latisha - Variant spelling of English Letitia, meaning "happiness."
Lapu - Native American Hopi name meaning "cedar bark."
Labhraidh - Gaelic name meaning "he speaks." In Irish legend, this is the name ofa sacred king connected with the Leinstermen and the taking of Tara. He was alsoknown as Labhraidh Lorc ("he speaks fierce").
Laurentine - Feminine form of French Laurentin, meaning "of Laurentum."
Labhrainn - Scottish Gaelic form of Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lagina - Modern elaborated form of English Gina, meaning "earth-worker, farmer." 
Lashonda - Elaborated form of English Shawna, meaning "God is gracious."
Laurette - Diminutive form of French Laure ("laurel"), meaning "little laurel tree."
Laighean - Old Gaelic byname meaning "spear, javelin."
Laurus - Late Latin name derived from the word laurus, meaning "laurel."
Lázár - Hungarian form of Latin Lazarus, meaning "my God has helped."
Lapiydowth - Hebrew name meaning "torches." In the bible, this is the name of the husband of Deborah.
Lavrentii - Variant spelling of Russian Lavrentiy, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lárus - Icelandic form of Latin Laurus, meaning "laurel."
Latanya - English elaborated form of Latin Tania, probably meaning "father."
Langit - Chamoru and Tagalog (Philippine) namemeaning "heaven."
Landebert - German name composed of the elements land "land" and berht "bright," hence "land-bright."
Laurena - Variant spelling of English Lorena, meaning "of Laurentum." 
Laurentinus - From Roman Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Laidey - Variant spelling of English Lady, meaning "noble sort." 
Latinos - Greek name meaning "belonging to Latium." In mythology, this is the name of the son of Odysseus and Circe who ruled the Etruscans.
Laurencia - Feminine form of English Laurence, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lauris - Norwegian and Swedish form of Latin Laurus, meaning "laurel."
Ladislav - Czech and Slovak form of Slavic Vladislav, meaning "rules with glory."
Laz - Pet form of English Larry, meaning "of Laurentum."
Langdon - English habitational surname transferred to forename use, from the name of various places composed of the Old English elements lang "long" and dun "hill," hence "long hill."
Laurentin - French form of Roman Latin Laurentinus, meaning "of Laurentum."
Laurentia - Feminine form of Roman Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Ladislaus - Latin form of Slavic Vladislav, meaning "rules with glory."
Lakhesis - Greek name meaning "apportioner; disposer of lots." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three Fates (Moirae).
Laurelle - Elaborated form of English Laurel, meaning "laurel."
Lakshmana - Hindi name meaning "having lucky marks." In mythology, this is the name of the brother and companion of Rama.
Launcelot - Variant spelling of Norman French Lancelot, meaning either "little land" or "little lance."
Launo - Finnish pet form of Scandinavian Nikolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Lapidos - Variant form of Greek Lapidot, meaning "torches." 
László - Hungarian form of Slavic Vladislav, meaning "rules with glory."
Labhrás - Irish Gaelic form of Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lara (russian - Лара):  English variant spelling of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Lark - English unisex name derived from the vocabulary word, from Old English lawcere, meaning "song-bird."
Latifa (arabic - لطيفه, Hebrew: לָטִיפָה):  Feminine form of Arabic Latif, meaning "gentle, kind."
Lauren - Unisex form of English Laurence, meaning "of Laurentum."
Laurie - Unisex pet form of English Lauren and Laurence, both meaning "of Laurentum."
Lavern - Variant spelling of English Laverne, meaning "the alder (tree)." Rarely used anymore. Compare with feminine Lavern.
Laverne - English name derived from the French surname Lavergne, meaning "the alder (tree)." Rarely used anymore. Compare with feminine Laverne.
Lavra (cyrillic - Ла́вра, Greek: Λαύρα):  Greek name meaning "an alley, a passage."
Lavi - Hebrew unisex name meaning "lion."
Layla (arabic - ليلى):  Egyptian name meaning "born at night."
Layacna - Chamoru unisex name meaning"his/her sail."
Lazar (russian - Ла́зарь, Serbian: Лазар): Russian and Serbian form of Latin Lazarus, meaning "my God has helped."
Lala (bulgarian - Лала):  Armenian name meaning "doll."

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