Laura
Laura Lau"ra, n. [LL., fr. Gr. (?) lane, defile, also, a kind of monastery.] (R. C. Ch.) A number of hermitages or cells in the same neighborhood occupied by anchorites who were under the same superior. --C. Kingsley. [1913 Webster]

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  • Laura — is a female name deriving from the Latin word for laurel.According to the Social Security Administration, the name Laura was among the top 50 names for female babies for much of the early 20th century in the United States, but dropped to top 100… …   Wikipedia

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  • Laura — f Italian, Spanish, and English: feminine form of the Late Latin male name Laurus ‘Laurel’. St Laura was a 9th century Spanish nun who met her death in a cauldron of molten lead. Laura is also the name of the woman addressed in the love poetry of …   First names dictionary

  • Laura — Laura, OH U.S. village in Ohio Population (2000): 487 Housing Units (2000): 182 Land area (2000): 0.284039 sq. miles (0.735658 sq. km) Water area (2000): 0.000000 sq. miles (0.000000 sq. km) Total area (2000): 0.284039 sq. miles (0.735658 sq. km) …   StarDict's U.S. Gazetteer Places

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  • Laura — (Кортона,Италия) Категория отеля: 3 звездочный отель Адрес: 52044 Кортона, Италия …   Каталог отелей

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