[ 3 syll. lan-cas-ter, la-ncast-er ] The baby boy name Lancaster is pronounced LAENKAESTer or LAENGKahSTer †. Lancaster's language of origin is Old English and it is predominantly used in English. Lancaster's meaning is 'fort on the Lune river'.
Lancaster is not widely used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed within the top 1000 names.
† Pronunciation for Lancaster: L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; NG as in "sing (S.IH.NG)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)"