Edgar meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Edgar No. of characters: 5 Gender: BoyOrigin: Old English French
How to pronounce Edgar e-dgar What does my name mean? Meanings: Wealth Fortune Wealthy Spear-man Owner of Spear Protector of the God Rich God Spear Blessed Rich Spear Old English origin, meaning composition of "possession" and "spear". Known as name Kings of England as well as the figure of Edgar, son of the Earl of Gloucester, from Shakespeare's tragedy "King Lear" (1606). Namesakes: Edgar Degas, French painter.

Edgar was ranked 342 in 2016 list of US boys name and dropped by 7.89% from its previous ranking of 317 in 2015. Edgar was ranked 16736 in 2011 list of US girls name and dropped by 9.95% from its previous ranking of 15222 in 2009.

Full form of Edgar : Energetic Dependable Good-Humored Alert Reliable

Edgar is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 702 in 2015. Only 580 people have Edgar as their first name. Edgar is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Edgar is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular male name since 1881 and ranked 342 (0.025677% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 150867 people wear Edgar as their first name. Edgar is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare girl name since 1880 and ranked 342 (0.025677% bearer) in 2016 in US. Only 150867 people have Edgar as their first name. Edgar is not a native United States and Edgar may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.041738% of people in US have this given name.

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Edgar is king of the Anglo-Saxons to the middle of the tenth century. He restored order between Saxon and Danish, fight against paganism the Church and protects it promotes. His reign is taking place under the sign of peace, rare at that time. It is called Edgar the Pacific. Father of St. Edith and St. Edward, he died in 975.

Expression number of Edgar is 8.

Edgar has the potential to attain power and authority in their life. Edgar are skilled and efficient who enjoys rivalries and Edgar does not back away from working hard to achieve what they have resolved in their mind

Names that rhyme with Edgar Famous people named Edgar
Kika Edgar in La fuerza de un sueño II as Actress
Lela Edgar in Kiss Kiss Bang Bang as Actress
Edgar Garcia in I'm Good as Actor
Edgar Oliver in Henry May Long as Actor
Edgar Arellano in Four Rooms as Camera and Electrical Department
Edgar Neville in El baile as Writer
Edgar Ivan Garcia in Episode One as Actor
Edgar Higgins in Episode #7.2 as
Edgar Jimz in Code Name: Operation Black Thunder as Actor
Scott Edgar in Episode #1.20 as
Names like Edgar Edgar Namesakes Related Names: EdgarEdgardEdgardoEdgareduardoEdgbertEdgeEdgedEdgelEdgerEdgerinEdgerrinEdgertEdgertonEdgidaEdgidiaEdguinEdgythEdgyueComments :Edgar is a proper name used especially as first name, last name or place name. who defends his lands with the spear". Variant in Spanish is Edgardo, but has been gradually replaced by its English variant, because of its popularity because of the success of the American writer Edgar Allan Poe in the nineteenth century. There is an opera by Puccini called Edgar and also some prizes called Edgars. On the etymology of German, Edgar is composed of ead- , "wealth" or "happiness" and -gar , "spear". Versions in other languages of the name are: Spanish: Edgar, Edgar, German: Edgar, Catalan: Otger, Edgar, Esperanto: Edgaro, French: Edgard, Edgar, Greek: Έντγκαρ (Entgkar), Hebrew: אתגר (Etgar), Dutch: Edgar, Hungarian: edgar, English: Edgar, Italian: Edgardo, Latin: Edgarus, Polish: Edgar, Portuguese: Edgar, Romanian: Edgar, Russian: Эдгар (Edgar). - Cristobal Speakman Popularity of Edgar
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