Origin:German
Popularity:2525
Meaning:the water; land famous
Lamar is a boy’s name of German origin. It translates to “the water” and “land famous,” which is certainly suitable thanks to the many celebrities that share this name. Most notable is basketballer Lamar Odom, former Los Angeles Laker. Rapper Kendrick Lamar is also a memorable holder of the name, cementing his place in history as the first rap artist to win a Pulitzer prize. The name Lamar clearly has a link to abundant talent and creativity and is perfect for a bundle of joy that is joining a family of artists or sports-lovers.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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