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What does Lothario mean?

Lothario Pronunciation of Lothario [lothario] as a name for boys has its root in Old German, and the name Lothario means "famous warrior; soldier of the people". Lothario is a variant form of Lothar (Old German). Lothario is also a variation of Luther (Old German).

Associated with: famous, warrior.


4 related forms via Lothar, Luther: Lotario, Lothair, Lother and Lothur.

Creative forms:


Middle name pairings:
Lothario Cameron (L.C.), ..

How popular is Lothario?

Lothario is an unusual given name for males. Lothario is also an uncommon last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Luther (#1612 in 2015) is the only popular varying form of Lothario (outside Top 2000). Adoption of this relation of Lothario was well-received during the years 1880-1889 (#68) and is now much reduced (#1612, 98%), with Luther becoming less in vogue. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Cesario, Damario, Dario, Demario, Gothart, Helario, Hilario, Horacio, Horatio, Ilario, Illario, Januario, Jemario, Lamario, Largo, Larie, Larin, Latham, Lathan, Lathrop, Lazaro, Lazzaro, Leomaris, Leonardo, Leonhard, Liberio, Lockhart, Lollar, Lombard, Lombardi, Lombardo, Lonnard, Lorin, Lorrin, Louther, Lutero, Macario, Maccario, Mackario (see Makarios), Makario, Mario, Morio, Natalio, Nazario, Nektario, Octavio, Onophrio, Ottavio, Porfirio, Rogerio, Rosario, Sephirio (see Seferino), Stasio, Torio, Torrio (see Torio), Vitorio and Vittorio. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lothario.

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