Lugar Family History
Lugar Name Meaning
English: from the Middle English personal name Leugar Levegar Old English Lēofgār composed of the elements lēof ‘dear’ + gār ‘spear’. Croatian: occupational name for a forester or a topographic name for someone who lived by a grove derived from lug ‘(small) wood grove’. Gallician and Spanish: habitational name from any of several places in Galicia (Spain) called Lugar from lugar ‘place village’ or a topographic name from this word.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022