What does Lars mean?
Associated with: scandinavian.
1 feminine form: Larsen.Creative forms:
(male) Lare, Leors, ..
(female) Laka, Late, .. Middle name pairings:
Lars Dax (L.D.), ..
How popular is Lars?
Lars is a rare first name for males but a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#84310 out of 150436, Top 56%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Lars reached its highest rank of #806 in the U.S. in the 1960s, and is at #1705 presently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Lawrence (#497 a year ago), Larry (#556), Lorin, Loren, Laurie, Lauren and Lon are the prominent alternative forms of Lars (#1705 a year ago) listed in the Top 2000. These relations of Lars were popular as birth names in the 1940s (average #642) and have become significantly less conventional since (#1594, ▼97%), with versions like Larry going out of style.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are La-, Lacy▼, Lad, Ladd, Laird, Lake, Lale, Lalo, Land, Lane▲, Lang, Lapo, Laray, Larch, Laren, Largo, Larie, Larin, Lark, Laron, Laroy, Larue, Lary, Laud, Leary, Les, Lord, Lorn, Luis, Mars and Pears. These names tend to be more frequently used than Lars.