Lar

play
noun \ˈlär\

Definition of Lar

plural

Lares

play \ˈler-(ˌ)ēz\
  1. :  a tutelary god or spirit associated with Vesta and the Penates as a guardian of the household by the ancient Romans

Origin and Etymology of lar

Latin — more at larva


First Known Use: 1586


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