Name LAU

Between 1922 and 2019 there were 830 births of Lau in the countries below, which represents an average of 9 births of children bearing the first name Lau per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 21 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Lau   
In Italiano Nome Lau   

Information about the first name Lau

The first name Lau has been assigned to:
100.00% to boys
0.00% to girls
The country where the first name Lau is the most common is:
DK Denmark
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 3 letters including 2 vowels and 1 consonant

Anagrams of the first name Lau

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Lau : Alu, Lua, Lúa, Ual, Ula

Anacyclics of the first name Lau

An anacyclic is a word or phrase that can be read in the normal sense of reading or in the opposite direction. Here is the list of names that are anonymous of the given name Lau: Ual

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Lau in sign language

Lau in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Lau

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Cantonese 劉/刘 (lau4), Hokkien 劉/刘 (Lâu) or Teochew 劉/刘 (lao5). Doublet of Luu.
Anagrams src :
  • -ual, ALU, Aul, Lua, UAL, ULA, Ula, alu, aul
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /laʊ/
Proper noun src :
  • Lau
  • A surname of Chinese origin.
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • Liu
Middle English
Noun src :
  • lau
  • Alternative form of lawe
Etymology src :
  • From Proto-Vietic *k-luː, cognate with Arem /alaw/.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • (classifier cây) lau • (𣓿, 𦰤)
  • reed, arundinaceous cane
Etymology (Verb) src :
  • lau
  • to clean by wiping or rubbing with a wet cloth
Pronunciation src :
  • (Hà Nội) IPA(key): [law˧˧]
  • (Huế) IPA(key): [law˧˧]
  • (Hồ Chí Minh City) IPA(key): [la(ː)w˧˧]
Preposition src :
  • lau
  • H-system spelling of laŭ
RO Romanian
Verb src :
  • lau
  • first-person singular present indicative/subjunctive of la
  • third-person plural present indicative of la
  • third-person plural imperfect indicative of la
DK Danish
Etymology src :
  • Variant of Lauge.
Proper noun src :
  • Lau
  • A male given name.
DE German
Etymology src :
  • From Middle High German lā, from Old High German lāo.
Adjective src :
  • lau (comparative lauer, superlative am lausten or am lauesten)
  • lukewarm, tepid
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /laʊ̯/
  • Rhymes: -aʊ
Etymology src :
  • From Latin lavō. Compare Romanian la, lau.
Alternative forms src :
  • alau
Verb src :
  • lau (third-person singular present indicative la, past participle latã)
  • I wash.
  • (reflexive, mi-lau) I wash myself.
Verb (Related terms) src :
  • lari/lare
  • lat
  • spel
Verb (See also) src :
  • ascaldu
  • culimbisescu
Verb (Synonyms) src :
  • spel, aspel

Popularity of the name Lau

Number of LAU births per year

Total births of Lau by country

Births with the first name Lau
1985 - 2019
1930 - 2010
1922 - 2015
2014 - 2019

Total births of Lau by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Lau

Comments on the name Lau

Personalities with the first name Lau

There is 0 personality with the first name Lau

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Lau

There are 48 actors and actresses with the first name Lau
Lau Lauritzen
Lau Ezerman
Lau Lauritzen
Lau Chan
Lau Pak Lam
Lau Kam Kee
Lau Fan Jen
Lau Lee Foon
Lau Lauritzen
Lau Ka-Wan
Lau Wang
Lau Yue-Ching
Lau Kierkensgaard
Lau Firpo
Lau Gisell
Lau Miranda
Lau Janssen
Lau Chee Leong
Lau Ka Hi
Lau Wai Kit
Lau Ho Chun
Lau Yi Tai
Lau Tung Ching
Lau Hing Keung
Lau Tong
Lau Quong
Lau Ting Pong
Lau Lau Li-Cook
Lau Chan
Lau Tak Wah

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Lau
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Lau

Rankings of first name LAU by country

Country ranking (boys)
#213DK Denmark2019
Country ranking (girls)
No ranking of first name LAU (female) births over the last year available in each country

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