Catalan diminutive of Eulalia

Laia Origin and Meaning

The name Laia is girl's name of Spanish, Catalan origin meaning "sweet-speaking".
Saint Eulalia was born in Spain and is the patron saint of Barcelona, so her name and its derivatives are popular throughout the land — especially in her native Catalonia.

Laia Popularity

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Famous People Named Laia

  • Laia CostaSpanish actress
  • Laia Marull (Quintana)Spanish actress
  • Laia Palau (Altés)Spanish basketball player
  • Laia Sanz (PlaGiribert), Spanish motorcyclist
  • Laia PonsSpanish Olympic synchronized swimmer
  • Laia Forcadell (Arenas)Spanish Olympic sprinter and hurdler
  • Laia AbrilSpanish photographer
  • Laia Martínez i LópezSpanish poet

Laia in Pop Culture

  • Laiamain character in Sabaa Tahir's "An Ember in the Ashes."