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Gender: Male Origin of Lathan: English surname or place name

The name Lathan is a boy's name of English origin. Lathan and discussed in our forums with posts like "Build a sibling set together!".

From the experts:

Lathan is a surname recorded as relating to the towns of Layton or Latham and meaning, depending on its derivation, barn or leek farm or farm by the water. As a first name, it's reminiscent of the popular Nathan.

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Famous People Named Lathan

Lathan Williams aka Young Lay, American rapper
Lathan Toland, American actor

Pop Culture References for the name Lathan

Lathan Devers, character in Isaac Asimov's Foundation series
Lathan's Gold, Dungeons & Dragons adventure module