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Hagar Meaning


What does Hagar mean?

The name Hagar is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Hagar is "forsaken".

Hagar is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ha-gar.

The Given Name Hagar

Hagar is good for parents who want a name that is daring and memorable.

A wonderfully distinctive name.

Hagar is unique yet compelling due to its attractive and simple nature.

Hagar Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 14,364 in baby name popularity for girls with 6 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 10,986 in baby name popularity for girls with 9 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

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

Hagar Related Names

The name Hajar is a form of Hagar.

Famous Hagars

  • Hagar ~ Biblical Character (Gen. 16:1)

Hagar Numerology

What will your new littleHagar be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Hagar are often harsh and repentant but most of all they are read more >>

Hagar Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Hagar in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Hagar.

Just for fun, see the name Hagar 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 Hagar in Nautical Flags page.