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lar

[ lahr ]

noun

, plural lar·es [lair, -eez, ley, -reez] lars
  1. (initial capital letter) Roman Religion. any of the Lares.


LAR

1

abbreviation for

  1. Libya (international car registration)


lar

2

/ lɑː /

noun

  1. dialect.
    a boy or young man

lar

3

/ lɑː /

noun

  1. the singular of lares See lares and penates
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Word History and Origins

Origin of lar1

Borrowed into English from Latin around 1580–90
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Word History and Origins

Origin of lar1

from L(ibyan) A(rab) R(epublic)
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Example Sentences

But how did a musical that was so middlingly reviewed become so popular (lar)?

Five hundred came back, vowing that they would stand by “Lar-rence-sahib Bahadur” till the last.

Smith: No, my lud—ve're the rig'lar chimbly sveeps vot sveeps his ludship's chimblys.

Here's my notion: To make a pop'lar measure of it; somethin' that'll appeal to the folks.

The Lar or tutelary divinity of the house seems, however, to have retained his ancient place in the trium.

You're a reg'lar whirlwind, Matt, when you start the gasoline and switch on the spark.

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