What does Lancaster mean?
Lancaster [lan-cast-er] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Lancaster is "fort on the Lune river". Place name: the river Lune is in England. There are several American cities with this name.
(male) Langcaster, Langster, ..
(female) Lancastar, Lancastra, .. Middle name pairings:
Lancaster Yariel (L.Y.), ..
How popular is Lancaster?
Lancaster is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#1009 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Lancaster has not made it into the list so far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Alaster, Allaster, Caster, Lance▼, Lander, Langsden, Langston▲, Lanier, Lavante, Leicester, Lester▼, Macalister, Manchester and Minster. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lancaster.See names in meaning and etymology.