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Lamar Meaning


What does Lamar mean?

The name Lamar is of German origin.

The meaning of Lamar is "well known land".

Lamar is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced La-mar.

The Given Name Lamar

The name Lamar, has a wonderfully attractive quality.

A name fit for a child full of strength and familiarity, a little pioneer.

Lamar remains a favorite due to its classic and fearless nature.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Lamar Odom.

Lamar Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 924 in baby name popularity for boys with 228 occurrences. It ranked 2,878 in baby name popularity for girls with 59 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 821 in baby name popularity for boys with 275 occurrences. It ranked 2,903 in baby name popularity for girls with 60 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Lamar has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Lamar Name Popularity Page.

Lamar Related Names

Famous Lamars

  • Lamar Odom ~ Basketball Player

Lamar Numerology

What will your new littleLamar be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Lamar are often cheerful and astonishing but most of all they are read more >>

Lamar Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Lamar in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Lamar.

Just for fun, see the name Lamar in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Lamar in Nautical Flags page.