plural noun, singular Lar [lahr]. /lɑr/. Roman Religion.
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Thank the Lares and Penates that Howard Fast wrote Spartacus for similar reasons.
The third was much the same as the more modern Lares and Penates, and superintended dwelling-houses and families.Ancient Faiths And Modern|Thomas Inman
The Lares were also worshiped by the Roman family, though they were quite unknown to the Greeks.Stories of Old Greece and Rome|Emilie Kip Baker
Matt represented to Rupert the Lares and Penates his emotional nature required and had been denied.In Connection with the De Willoughby Claim|Frances Hodgson Burnett
The Lares and Penates themselves were very small objects to look at, whatever may have been the thoughts they suggested.Needlework As Art|Marian Alford
I was somewhere about sixteen when, on going home for the holidays, I found my mother's brother settled among the household Lares.The Caxtons, Complete|Edward Bulwer-Lytton