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Edgar Meaning

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What does Edgar mean, popularity, numerology and more.

The name Edgar is of English origin.

The meaning of Edgar is "wealthy spear".  

Edgar is generally used as a boy's name. It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ed-gar.

In the U.S. in 2013, it ranked 286 in baby name popularity for boys with 1206 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Edgar Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Edgar has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Edgar to other names.

 
   
Edgar is a form of the name Eadgar.

Edgar falls into the classic name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Edgar Bergen, Edgar Degas, Edgar Allan Poe.

   
Would you like to fingerspell the name Edgar in American Sign Language?
Then just follow the diagram below.

Just for fun, see the name Edgar in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Edgar in Nautical Flags page.

Looking for something more mystical? Visit the Edgar Numerology page.

Edgar Numerology
Edgar in Hieroglyhics
Edgar in Nautical Flags
English names generally consist of a given name, middle name and family name. Many English speaking countries have fairly flexible naming laws. This allows the multicultural families that live in these countries to merge the naming conventions of their faiths or previous nationalities with their current homeland.

Biblical names are still very prevelant. Nature, literature, mythology, celebrity, surnames, variants of traditional names and newly invented names are all sources of English given names.

The evolution of English names in the U.K. can be traced to the various conquests and ruling power changes of its early history. The evolution of English names in America has been more influenced by the various influxes of immigrants from different parts of the world during different times in its history.

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