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A, colony of but grow in all planes Lar;B and C, young and adult medusae.
According to one account he was the son of the household genius (Lar) and a slave named Ocrisia, of the household of Tarquinius Priscus.
The eastern foot of Demavend is washed by the river Herhaz (called Lar river in its upper course), which there breaks through the Elburz in a S.-N.
The word is generally supposed to mean "lords," and identified with Etruscan larth, lar; but this is by no means certain.
The latter were worshipped in the house by the family alone, and the household Lar (familiaris) was conceived of as the centre-point of the family and of the family cult.