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) Lancastna, Lancastra, ..
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)
Displayed below is the baby name history of Lancaster for boys. 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.