Origin: Scandinavian, Etruscan

Meaning: the Scandinavian form of Laurence, derived from Roman name Laurentius meaning "from Laurentum", Laurentum being an ancient city in Italy likely derived from Latin laurus meaning "laurel".

Lars is also the Latinized form of Larth, a Etruscan family name possibly meaning "lord"; it's also been spelled as Larth, Lartia, Larcia, Largia, Larce, Laris and Lartius.

  • Lar (Etruscan)


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