From German Names

Male Male Name

German Pronunciation

Listen to the German pronunciation of Lars. The speaker is a native speaker of Standard German from Schleswig-Holstein / Northern Germany:

Predominant Age Group in Germany

Typically born between 1960 and 2000

Predominant Regional Usage

  • Northern Germany (before 1980)
  • Western Germany (after 1990)

Variant Forms

Origin and Meaning

Scandinavian short form of Laurentius, man from Laurentum (a town in Latium)

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