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What does Lothar mean?

Lothar /lo-thar/ as a boys' name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Lothar is "famous warrior". The character Lothario in an early 18th-century English play gave this name connotations for awhile of a libertine or a careless seducer of women.

Associated with: famous, warrior, 18th century, play (literary).

Variations

Lothar has 4 variants: Lothair, Lothario, Lother and Lothur.

Related boy name: Luther.

Kreatif forms:
(male) Lathar, Leythar, ..

(female) Lotharie, Lotharra, ..

How popular is Lothar?

Lothar is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Lothar is also an unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

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Ranking and usage % can show different trends depending on the distribution of names that year.

The only prominent alternative form of Lothar (outside Top 2000) is Luther (#1611 the previous year). Adoption of this form of Lothar was at its apex in the 1880s (#68) and is now significantly lower. Displayed below is an analysis of the statistics of Lothar and affiliated names. (Top Baby Names, 2014)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Luther in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lothar and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

NAMES LIKE LOTHAR

Lothar is pronounced similarly to Louther. Other suggested similar names are Bonar, Bonnar, Gothart, Gunthar, Homar, Iomhar, Joemar, Johar, Jomar, Jotham, Lamar, Latham, Lathan, Lathen, Lathom, Lavar, Lazar, Lazear, Lemar, Leonhard, Lisha, Lockhart, Lodur, Loeber, Logan, Lollar, Loller, Loman, Lombard, Lonnard, Lonza, Loran, Lorcan, Lot, Lotario, Loucan, Loucas, Loukas, Lowman, Loyal, Petar, Sachar and Zaphar. These names tend to be more frequently used than Lothar.


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