plural noun, singular Lar [lahr] /lɑr/. Roman Religion.
Origin of Lares
noun, plural lar·es [lair-eez, ley-reez] /ˈlɛər iz, ˈleɪ riz/ for 1, lars for 2.
Origin of lar
Examples from the Web for lares
Thank the Lares and Penates that Howard Fast wrote Spartacus for similar reasons.
I welcome you in the name of our lares, who have been long joyfully awaiting you.Frederick The Great and His Family|L. Muhlbach
We will set up our Lares and Penates in its very centerahem!Three Little Women's Success|Gabrielle E. Jackson
Lares, a town of 3,000 population, is situated in the western part of the island.
Word Origin for LAR
"Roman tutelary gods, household deities," Latin, plural of lar.