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Gender: Female Meaning of Laia: "sweet-speaking" Origin of Laia: Catalan diminutive of Eulalia

The name Laia is a girl's name of Spanish, Catalan origin meaning "sweet-speaking". Laia and is often added to lists like Spanish Baby Girl Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Add The Middle Game".

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Saint Eulalia was born in Spain and is the patron saint of Barcelona, so her name and its derivatives are popular throughout the land.

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Famous People Named Laia

Laia Costa, Spanish actress
Laia Marull (Quintana), Spanish actress
Laia Palau (Altés), Spanish basketball player
Laia Sanz (Pla-Giribert), Spanish motorcyclist
Laia Pons, Spanish Olympic synchronized swimmer
Laia Forcadell (Arenas), Spanish Olympic sprinter and hurdler
Laia Abril, Spanish photographer
Laia Martínez i López, Spanish poet

Pop Culture References for the name Laia

Laia, main character in Sabaa Tahir's "An Ember in the Ashes."