Gender: Female
Total Babies With Name: 734,229
Highest Rank: 10
Number of Years at Highest Rank: 1
Year at Highest Rank: 1969

Laura is a Latin baby name that means “Laurel tree” or “sweet bay tree.” In 2014, it had a U.S. rank of 318, but at its peak in 1969, it was the most popular name among female newborns.

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