The name Lara ranked 701st in popularity for females of all ages in a sample of 2000-2003 Social Security Administration statistics and 695th in popularity for females of all ages in a sample of the 1990 US Census.
This name may be derived from that of an ancient Greek city.
Arts and Music
''Somewhere, My Love (Lara's Theme)''
Words by Paul Francis Webster, music by Maurice Jarre; published in 1965 as the theme of the motion picture Doctor Zhivago (see list of Names in Song titles)