Lars is a Boy name. The name is originated from ‘Latin’ origin. The baby name Lars means “City Of Laurels”.
Origin of the name is: “Latin”
Lars is a Boy name.
The pronunciation of the name is: “LAHRZ”
Lars Name Meaning:
Lars is a Scandinavian and Dutch diminutive of Laurence, ultimately derived from Laurentius. Laurentius originates in Latin language and is derived from Laurentum, a city in ancient Italy.
It is a Christian baby name.
Variations or similar name:
Laris, Larris, Larse, Larsen, Larson, Larsson, Larz, Lasse, Laurans, Laurits, Lavrans, Lorens
Famous people with this name:
Lars Ulrich, Danish-American drummer for metal band Metallica;
Lars von Trier, Danish film director;
Lars Erik Frederiksen (born Lars Everett Dapello), Danish-American guitarist/vocalist for punk band Rancid as well as Lars and The Bastards;
Lars Krutak, American anthropologist;
Lars Mikkelsen, Danish actor;
Lars Onsager, winner of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry;
Lars Peter Hansen, winner of the Nobel Memorial Prize in Economics ;
Lars Porsenna, an Etruscan king that fought with the Romans at one point ca. 509 BC;
Lars Vandeven, son of Tia Hellebaut & Wim Vandeven;
Lars Gerard Gibson (b. 2017), son of American actor and filmmaker Mel Gibson