girl name Lara
 

Baby Girl Names - Lara


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The name Lara is of Russian origin, and is a diminutive form of Larisa.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Lara has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Lara
Use of the Name Lara for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
21,548 21,548 10,121 3,005 1,698 704 356
The table below indicates the number of times the name Lara has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  Lara first appeared in the top thousand girl or boy names during 1966, which is the first year shown on the table.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Lara
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1966618236  
1967277944  
19682271,294  
19692231,352  
19702351,331  
19712731,052  
1972297830  
1973334659  
1974359600  
1975344637  
1976294774  
1977342660  
1978377559  
1979421499  
1980394575  
1981388583  
1982370626  
1983425507  
1984422505  
1985449485  
1986412535  
1987414537  
1988418556  
1989493476  
1990539441  
1991596378  
1992641351  
1993756274  
1994727287  
1995774259  
1996777270  
1997847242  
1998823258  
1999787278  
2000849259  
2001723336  
2002635399  
2003730348  
2004734356  
Totals:  21,548 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Lara as a girl's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a boy's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Lara appears in the top 1,000 girl names only 39 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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