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Gender: Female Meaning of Lala: "laurel" Origin of Lala: Slavic

The name Lala is a girl's name of Slavic origin meaning "laurel". Lala and is often added to lists like Baby Names With Repeating Sounds and discussed in our forums with posts like "Girls Makeover - Two Middles".

From the experts:

If it's possible for a name to be too musical, this one is.

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Famous People Named Lala

Alani "La La" Anthony, American DJ and TV personality
Lauryn "Lala" Kent, American model and TV personality ("Vanderpump Rules")
Latisha 'Lala' Crosby, American reality TV personality, personal assistant to rapper Lil' Kim ("Countdown to Lockdown")
Emmylou "Lala" Jacolo Taliño-Mendoza, Filipina politician

Pop Culture References for the name Lala

Laa-Laa, one of TV's Teletubbies
Lala Orange, a character in the "Rainbow Brite" series
Lala Angelista, a character The Sims video game series
"LaLa," Japanese girls' manga anthology
"La La Land," 2016 film

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Eliane Says:


The meaning is not laurel but Tulip. The Bulgarian word for Tulip is Laleh and it is of Turkish origin.

snowsbeloved Says:


Like the telletubby?

senseandsensibility Says:


Actually this is a word that means doll in Polish. It is cutesy (something like a dolly instead of a doll). Wouldn't name that even a car!