Main meanings of lar in English

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lar1

Pronunciation /lɑː/

noun

(also lar gibbon)
  • The common gibbon, which has white hands and feet and is found in Thailand and Malaysia.

    Hylobates lar, family Hylobatidae

    • ‘Of the three species found in Thailand, the lar is the most numerous but is still under threat, while the agile and pileated are endangered.’

Origin

Early 19th century from Latin, literally ‘household god’.

Main meanings of LAR in English

: lar1LAR2

LAR2

abbreviation

  • Libya (international vehicle registration).

Origin

From Libyan Arab Republic.