[ 2 syll. la-rue, lar-ue ] The baby boy name Larue is also used as a girl name, with the latter form being somewhat more common. Its pronunciation is LAA-Ruw- †. The origin of Larue is the French language. Larue is a variant of the name Leroux.
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Larue is an uncommon baby name for boys. At the modest height of its usage in 1912, 0.005% of baby boys were given the name Larue. It ranked at #954 then. The baby name has since experienced a fall in popularity, and is now of irregular use. Within all boy names in its group, Larue was nonetheless the most popular in 2018. In the past century Larue has mostly been a girl name. In 1912, the name Larue was given to 9.804% more girls than boys.
Baby names that sound like Larue include Laler, Lalir, Lalor, Lalur, Laoghaire (Gaelic), Laroux, Larry (English), Lary (English), Laular, Lauler, Laura, Lauri (Finnish), Laurie (English), Lauro (Filipino and Italian), Lauyer, Lauyor, Lawlar, Lawler, Lawlor, and Lawrey.
† English pronunciation for Larue: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; UW as in "two (T.UW)"