Definitions for LARlɑr; ˈlɛər iz, ˈleɪ riz

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  1. lar(Noun)

    A species of gibbon (Hylobates lar), found in Burma. Called also the common or white-handed gibbon.

  2. Origin: From laizō, from laizijanan. Cognate with Old Saxon lēra, Dutch leer, Old High German lēra (German Lehre).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lar(noun)

    a tutelary deity; a deceased ancestor regarded as a protector of the family. The domestic Lares were the tutelar deities of a house; household gods. Hence, Eng.: Hearth or dwelling house

  2. Lar(noun)

    a species of gibbon (Hylobates lar), found in Burmah. Called also white-handed gibbon

  3. Origin: [L.]

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  1. Lar, Iran

    Lar is a city in and the capital of Larestan County, Fars Province, Iran. At the 2006 census, its population was 55,265, in 6,891 families. Lar's inhabitants are Lari people not the same as other towns and villages in the region such as Khonj, Lamerd, Fedagh or Ewaz who are of Zoroastian and Aryan, but people of Lar city are ancient Jewsh who migrated to Iran & later converted to Islam in 16th & 17th century. All people are called "Achomee " or some times called Larestani or Khodmooni, including Lar city because they speak Achomee language. Lar was originally called Lad & there used to be an Hibroic learning center in Lar until the end of 19th century


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