[ 3 syll. la-qui-ta, laq-u-ita ] The baby girl name Laquita is pronounced as LaaKIY-Taa- †. Laquita is primarily used in English and it is of English-American origin. The name is derived from the combination of the prefix 'La-' and the name Quita. The latter could also be from 'chiquita', which is commonly used as a Spanish term of endearment from a father to a daughter.
Laquita is a form of the name Laqueta.
Variant forms inherit the origin and meaning of the name Laquita.
See also the related form, the English Shaquita.
Laquita is rare as a baby name for girls. At the modest peak of its usage in 1983, 0.014% of baby girls were named Laquita. It ranked at #685 then. The baby name has since fallen out of favor, and is now of sporadic use. Out of all girl names in its group, Laquita was nevertheless the most regularly used in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Laquita include Lakotah, Liseta, Liusaidh, Lucasta, Lucetta, Lucita, Luljeta, Leocadia, Leokadia, Lezette, Liset, Lisette, Lissette, Lizet, Lizete, Lizeth, Lizett, Lizette, Lizzette, and Lolotte.
† Pronunciation for Laquita: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)"