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What does Lanchester mean?

Lanchester Pronunciation of Lanchester [lan-ches-ter] as a boys' name has its root in Old English, and the meaning of the name Lanchester is "fort on the Lune river". Lanchester is an alternate form of Lancaster (Old English).

Associated with: old english, river.


2 relations via Lancaster: Lancester and Lankester.

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Middle name pairings:
Lanchester Sam (L.S.), ..

How popular is Lanchester?

Lanchester is an unusual first name for males. Lanchester is an equivalently unusual last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Lanchester has yet to be ranked in the Top 2000 thus far. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lanchester name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lanchester outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Alester, Ancher, Batcheler, Batcheller, Carpenter, Caster, Chester, Fester, Forester, Forrester, Kester, Lacrosse, Lafayette, Lancashire, Lance, Lancelot, Landbert (see Lambert), Lander, Langhorne, Langlee (see Langley), Langsden, Langston, Lanier, Leanther, Leicester, Lester, Macalister, Manchester, Minster, Naheer, Nester, Rochester, Silvester, Sylvester, Taheer, Vester and Zaheer. These names tend to be more frequently used than Lanchester.

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