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Lars Meaning


What does Lars mean?

The name Lars is of Scandinavian origin.

The meaning of Lars is "from Laurentum, Italy".

Lars is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Lars.

The Given Name Lars

Lars is a form of Laurence. See Laurence for further details.

Lars is a great choice for parents looking for a more unique name.

This 1 syllable name has majesty and a positive vibe.

A creative name, that may be just right for you.

Lars falls into the place name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Lars Onsager, Lars Peter Hansen, and Lars Ulrich.

Lars Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 1,756 in baby name popularity for boys with 87 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 1,756 in baby name popularity for boys with 88 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Lars sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Lars Name Popularity Page.

Lars Related Names

Lars is a form of Laurence.

Famous Larss

  • Lars Onsager ~ Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1968
  • Lars Peter Hansen ~ Nobel Prize for Economics 2013
  • Lars Ulrich ~ Rock Musician
  • Lars von Trier ~ Film Director

Lars Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Lars.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Lars Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Lars.

Just for fun, see the name Lars 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 Lars in Nautical Flags page.