Russian, Bulgarian, Serbian and Macedonian variation of Lazarus, Latin from Greek
"God is my helper"

Lazar Origin and Meaning

The name Lazar is boy's name meaning "God is my helper".
With Lazarus heating up, this slimmer Eastern European form will likely see an uptick in use.

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Famous People Named Lazar

  • Lazar HrebeljanovićPrince of Serbia
  • Lazar the SerbOrthodox monk and horologist
  • Lazar MarkovićSerbian footballer
  • Lazar Moiseyevich KaganovichUkrainian Soviet politician
  • Lazar "El" LissitzkyRussian artist

Lazar in Pop Culture

  • Lazar Wolfcharacter from "Fiddler on the Roof"
  • Lazar Abramowitz aka Gyp the Bloodcharacter in "Dreamland" by Kevin Baker
  • Lana Arwen Lazara female character in Michael Grant's "Gone" series