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Lara is the mother of Superman.
Before the destruction of Krypton, she was an officer in the planet's armed forces.
Powers and Abilities
- Lara was created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster, first appearing in Superman #53. However, in the Prime Earth continuity, Lara first appeared as part of the New 52 DC Universe in Action Comics (Volume 2) #3 by Grant Morrison, Rags Morales, and Gene Ha.
- Her maiden name is given as Lara Van-El in Action Comics Annual (Volume 2) #2, though Lor-Van is again established as her father in Action Comics #988.
- 56 Appearances of Lara Lor-Van (Prime Earth)
- 7 Images featuring Lara Lor-Van (Prime Earth)
- 2 Quotations by or about Lara Lor-Van (Prime Earth)
- Character Gallery: Lara Lor-Van (Prime Earth)
Superman Family member