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Names starting with La

Lavonne - Modern English elaborated form of French Yvonne, meaning "yew tree."
Laurissa - English pet form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Lambert - Middle English form of Low German Lammert, meaning "land-bright."
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. 
Lapidot - Variant spelling of Greek Lapidoth, meaning "torches." 
Lachie - Pet form of Scottish Gaelic Lachlann, meaning "lake-land."
Lance -   English name derived from the Old French word lance, meaning "lance (the weapon)." 
Laris - Variant spelling of Swedish Laures, meaning "of Laurentum."
Langford - English habitational surname transferred to forename use, composed of the Old English elements lang "long" and ford "ford," hence "long river crossing."
Lawan - Thai name meaning "beautiful."
Lakisha - Variant spelling of English Lakeisha, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon.
Lamis - Arabic name meaning "soft."
Lauri - Finnish form of Latin Laurus, meaning "laurel."
Lampos - Greek name meaning "shining like a lamp." In mythology, this is the name of one of the steeds of the Sun at noon.
Laurentine - Feminine form of French Laurentin, meaning "of Laurentum."
Launo - Finnish pet form of Scandinavian Nikolaus, meaning "victor of the people."
Latasha - English elaborated form of Russian Tasha, meaning "birthday," or in Church Latin "Christmas day."
Lane - English topographic surname transferred to forename use, derived from Old English lane "narrow pathway," hence "lives by a lane."
Lamont - Scottish surname transferred to English forename use, from the medieval Swedish personal name Lagman, meaning "lawman."
Lamprecht - Variant form of German Landoberct, meaning "land-bright."
Lalo - Pet form of Spanish Eduardo, meaning "guardian of prosperity."
Laurentiu - Romanian form of Roman Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Ladislav - Czech and Slovak form of Slavic Vladislav, meaning "rules with glory."
Laxmi - Variant spelling of Hindi Lakshmi, meaning "aim, goal, mark." 
Laban - Hebrew name meaning "white." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Rachel and Leah.
Lady - Pet form of English Adelaide, meaning "noble sort." In some instances it may be derived from the vocabulary word, meaning simply "lady."
Lawson - English surname transferred to forename use, meaning "son of Law." 
Lauryn - Variant spelling of English Lauren, meaning "of Laurentum."
Latinos - Greek name meaning "belonging to Latium." In mythology, this is the name of the son of Odysseus and Circe who ruled the Etruscans.
Lampon - Greek name meaning "the bright one." In mythology, this is the name of one of the Mares of Diomed.
Lani - Hawaiian name meaning "heaven, sky."
Laureen - English pet form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Laurencia - Feminine form of English Laurence, meaning "of Laurentum."
Laighean - Old Gaelic byname meaning "spear, javelin."
Lavina - Contracted form of Roman Latin Lavinia, possibly meaning "purity." 
Lavan - Variant spelling of Hebrew Laban, meaning"white." In the bible, this is the name of the father of Rachel and Leah.
Laurence - English form of French Laurent, meaning "of Laurentum."
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. 
Lapidoth - Greek form of Hebrew Lapiydowth, meaning "torches." In the bible, this is the name of the husband of Deborah.
Lai - Chamoru name meaning "friend; man; law."
Laxman - Variant spelling of Hindi Lakshman, meaning "having lucky marks."
Lakeisha - Elaborated form of English Keisha, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon.
Laurita - Pet form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Ladislaus - Latin form of Slavic Vladislav, meaning "rules with glory."
Lallie - English pet form of Greek Lalage, meaning "to babble." 
Laidey - Variant spelling of English Lady, meaning "noble sort." 
Laure - French form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Lamai - Thai name meaning "soft."
Laurie - Unisex pet form of English Lauren and Laurence, both meaning "of Laurentum."
Lars - Scandinavian form of Icelandic Lárus, meaning "laurel."
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.
Lazer - Yiddish form of Hebrew Elazar, meaning "my God has helped."
Laima - Lithuanian name meaning "luck." In mythology, this is the name of a goddess of fortune.
Lalla - English pet form of Greek Lalage, meaning "to babble." 
Laza - Pet form of Serbian Lazar, meaning "my God has helped."
Lateefah - Variant spelling of Arabic Latifa, meaning "gentle, kind."
Latoya - Elaborated form of English Toya, probably meaning "toy."
Laura - Feminine form of Latin Laurus, meaning "laurel." Or from Greek Lavra, meaning "an alley, a passage."
Launcelot - Variant spelling of Norman French Lancelot, meaning either "little land" or "little lance."
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."
Lauritz - Danish and Norwegian variant spelling of Scandinavian Laurits, meaning "of Laurentum."
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. 
László - Hungarian form of Slavic Vladislav, meaning "rules with glory."
Laurentius - Roman Latin name meaning "of Laurentum," a maritime town in Latium which means "town of laurel (bay) trees." 
Laila - Variant spelling of Arabic Leila, meaning "night."
Lauraine - English variant spelling of French Lorraine, meaning "land of the people of Lothar."
Laurine - English pet form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Lacie - Variant spelling of English Lacy, meaning "lace-like."
Lavinia - Latin name possibly meaning "purity." In Roman mythology, this is the name of the wife of Aeneas.
Lana -   Hawaiian name meaning "afloat; calm as still waters."
Lainey - English pet form of French Elaine, possibly meaning "torch."
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.
Lachlan - Variant spelling of Scottish Gaelic Lachlann, meaning "lake-land." 
Lauren - Unisex form of English Laurence, 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.
Lammert - Low German form of Germanic Landebert, meaning "land-bright." In use by the Dutch and French.
Lavanya - Hindi name meaning "beauty, grace."
Lawrie - Pet form of English Lawrence, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lael - Hebrew name meaning "belonging to God" or "by God." In the bible, this is the name of a leader of the Gershon family.
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.
Lakeshia - Variant spelling of English Lakeisha, meaning "cassia," a bark similar to cinnamon.
Lark - English unisex name derived from the vocabulary word, from Old English lawcere, meaning "song-bird."
Lahela - Hawaiian form of Hebrew Rachel, meaning "ewe." 
Lasse - Pet form of Scandinavian Lars, meaning "laurel."
Lamya - Arabic name meaning "has beautiful dark lips."
Lashawn - Modern feminine form of English Shawn, meaning "God is gracious."
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.
Lavi - Hebrew unisex name meaning "lion."
Lajos - Hungarian form of French Louis, meaning"famous warrior." 
Lapidos - Variant form of Greek Lapidot, meaning "torches." 
Laci - Pet form of Hungarian László, meaning "rules with glory."
Layton - Variant spelling of English unisex Leighton, meaning "leek garden."
Lata - Hindi name derived from a plant name, from the Sanskrit word lata, meaning "creeper," in reference to a creeping plant.
Laverne - English form of Roman Latin Laverna, possibly meaning "spring-like; to be verdant." Compare with masculine Laverne.
Lal - Hindi name meaning "to caress, to play." 
Laurendi - Basque form of Latin Laurentinus, meaning "of Laurentum."
Latif - Arabic name meaning "gentle, kind."
Lalita - Feminine form of Hindi Lalit, meaning "desirable" or "playful." 
Lawrence - Variant spelling of English Laurence, meaning "of Laurentum."
Laurelle - Elaborated form of English Laurel, meaning "laurel."
Lacey - Variant spelling of English Lacy, meaning "lace-like."
Lauretta - Italian diminutive form of Latin Laura ("laurel"), meaning "little laurel tree."
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."
Lally - Variant spelling of English Lallie, meaning "to babble."
Larissa - Russian form of Greek Lárisa, probably meaning "fortified town."
Law - Middle English short form of English Lawrence, meaning "of Laurentum."
Ladonna - Elaborated form of English Donna, meaning "lady."
Laurel - English name derived from the tree name. It is also used as a pet form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Lakshman - Short form of Hindi Lakshmana, meaning "having lucky marks."
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.
Lavrentios - Greek form of Roman Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lareyna - English elaborated form of French Lorraine, meaning "land of the people of Lothar."
Laurens - Short form of Latin Laurentinus, meaning "of Laurentum." In use by the Dutch, Danish and Swedish.
Lauro - Italian form of Latin Laurus, meaning "laurel."
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." 
Labhrainn - Scottish Gaelic form of Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Latonya - Elaborated form of English Tonya, possibly meaning "invaluable." 
Labhrás - Irish Gaelic form of Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Laurentzi - Basque form of Latin Laurentinus, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lachesis - Latin form of Greek Lakhesis, meaning "apportioner; disposer of lots." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three Fates (Moirae).
Lapiydowth - Hebrew name meaning "torches." In the bible, this is the name of the husband of Deborah.
Laurits - Scandinavian short form of Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lazare - French form of Latin Lazarus, meaning "my God has helped."
Lanying - Chinese name meaning "orchid heroine."
Laurentia - Feminine form of Roman Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Laia - Pet form of Catalan Eulàlia, meaning "well-spoken."
Laryn - Variant spelling of English Lauren, meaning "of Laurentum."
Launce - Short form of French Launcelot, meaning either "land" or "lance (the weapon)." 
Latisha - Variant spelling of English Letitia, meaning "happiness."
Larry - Pet form of English Laurence, meaning "of Laurentum."
Laurene - Variant spelling of English Lauren, meaning "of Laurentum."
Laine - Estonian name meaning "wave."
Laida - Basque name derived from the name of a beach in Bizkaia.
Laleh - Persian name meaning "tulip."
Lachtna - Irish Gaelic name meaning "milk-colored."
Lapu - Native American Hopi name meaning "cedar bark."
Lachlann - Variant spelling of Scottish Gaelic Lochlann, meaning "lake-land."
Lanzo - Pet form of Old German names containing the element land, meaning "land."
Lares - Variant spelling of Swedish Laris, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lacy - English name derived from the vocabulary word, meaning "lace-like." 
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").
Laures - Swedish form of Latin Laurens, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lanfen - Chinese name meaning "orchid fragrance."
Ladislava - Feminine form of Czech and Slovak Ladislav, meaning "rules with glory."
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.
Lashay - Elaborated feminine form of English unisex Shay, probably meaning "strong." 
Lahja - Finnish name meaning "gift."
Laoghaire - Irish name meaning "shepherd."
Laoise - Irish form of French Louise, meaning"famous warrior." 
Layne - Variant spelling of English Lane, meaning "lives by the lane." 
Laird - Scottish name meaning "landowner."
Larrie - Variant spelling of English Larry, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lavrentiy - Russian form of Roman Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Larssi - Finnish form of Scandinavian Lars, meaning "laurel."
Lachina - Feminine form of Scottish Lachlan, meaning "lake-land."
Larkin - English surname transferred to forename use, from a medieval pet form of English Laurence, meaning "of Laurentum."
Landoberct - Variant form of German Landebert, meaning "land-bright." 
Lansa - Native American Hopi name meaning "lance."
Laurena - Variant spelling of English Lorena, meaning "of Laurentum." 
Lakshmana - Hindi name meaning "having lucky marks." In mythology, this is the name of the brother and companion of Rama.
Laurette - Diminutive form of French Laure ("laurel"), meaning "little laurel tree."
Lazzaro - Italian form of Latin Lazarus, meaning "my God has helped."
Laz - Pet form of English Larry, meaning "of Laurentum."
Layacna - Chamoru unisex name meaning"his/her sail."
Lavrenty - Variant spelling of Russian Lavrentiy, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lavrentii - Variant spelling of Russian Lavrentiy, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lavone - Variant spelling of English Lavonne, meaning "yew tree."
Lavern - Variant spelling of English Laverne, possibly meaning "spring-like; to be verdant." Compare with masculine Lavern.
Laurus - Late Latin name derived from the word laurus, meaning "laurel."
Lauris - Norwegian and Swedish form of Latin Laurus, meaning "laurel."
Laurinda - English elaborated form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Lauressa - Pet form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Laurentinus - From Roman Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Laurentin - French form of Roman Latin Laurentinus, meaning "of Laurentum."
Laurent - French form of Roman Latin Laurentius, meaning "of Laurentum."
Lauchlan - Variant spelling of Scottish Gaelic Lachlan, meaning "lake-land."
Latasi - Chamoru name meaning "praise."
Latanya - English elaborated form of Latin Tania, probably meaning "father."
Lassi - Pet form of Finnish Larssi, meaning "laurel."
Lashonda - Elaborated form of English Shawna, meaning "God is gracious."
Larraitz - Basque name meaning "our Lady of Abaltzisketa."
Lari - English pet form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Lanty - Pet form of Irish Leachlainn, meaning "devotee of Saint Seachnall."
Lanny - Pet form of English names beginning with Lan-.
Langit - Chamoru and Tagalog (Philippine) namemeaning "heaven."
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."
Lanford - Variant spelling of English Langford, meaning "long river crossing."
Landebert - German name composed of the elements land "land" and berht "bright," hence "land-bright."
Lan - Chinese name meaning "orchid," or "elegant, graceful."
Lambart - Variant form of English Lambert, meaning "land-bright."
Lalia - Short form of Italian Eulalia, meaning "well-spoken."
Lalawethika - Native American Shawnee name meaning "he makes noise."
Lakhesis - Greek name meaning "apportioner; disposer of lots." In mythology, this is the name of one of the three Fates (Moirae).
Lake - English name derived from the vocabulary word, from Latin lacus, meaning "pond, lake."
Lagman - Medieval Swedish form of Old Norse Logma�r, meaning "lawman."
Lagina - Modern elaborated form of English Gina, meaning "earth-worker, farmer." 
Ladislas - Italian form of Latin Ladislaus, meaning "rules with glory."
Ladislao - Spanish form of Latin Ladislaus, meaning "rules with glory."
Lázár - Hungarian form of Latin Lazarus, meaning "my God has helped."
Lárus - Icelandic form of Latin Laurus, meaning "laurel."
Lárisa - Greek name derived from the name of an ancient city, possibly meaning "fortified town." 
Lára - Icelandic form of Latin Laura, meaning "laurel."
Lành - Vietnamese name meaning "peaceful."
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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