MacLaren Crest & Coats of Arms

MacLaren Clan Crest

Crest Description: A lion’s head erased Sable crowned with an antique crown of six (four visible) points Or, between two branches of laurel issuing from the Wreath at either side of the head, both Proper


MacLaren Coats of Arms

A note on Coats of Arms:
Under Scottish heraldic law a coat of arms is awarded to an individual (with the exception of civic or corporate arms) . There is no such thing as a ‘family coat of arms’ The arms represented below are personal arms (with the above exceptions). Only the individual granted these arms has the right to use them.  for more information see our pages on heraldry here:


MacLAREN of MacLaren
Or, two chevronels, Gules, a lymphad, sails furled, Sable, in base.


Maclaren of Maclaren Coat of Arms

MacLaren standard
Standard of the MacLaren, supported by the fetching Mermaid of Loch Voil. Illustration copied from ‘The Highland Clans’, Moncreiffe and Hicks, 1967


MacLaren Arms on old postcard