What does Dagmar mean?
Dagmar [dag-mar] as a girls' name is pronounced DAG-mar. It is of Scandinavian and Old German origin, and the meaning of Dagmar is "glorious, day's glory". A royal name in Denmark; Tsarina Marie, wife of Tsar Alexander III of Russia, was Princess Dagmar of Denmark.
Affiliated girl name: Dagny.
(female) Dagmarie, Dagmarry, ..
(male) Dagday, Dagmarry, ..
How popular is Dagmar?
Dagmar is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#2572 out of 4276, Top 60%) but an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the birth name statistics of Dagmar for girls. Dagmar reached its highest rank of #858 in the U.S. during 1890-1899, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with similar and related girl names. Below is a graphed study of the popularity of the girl name Dagmar and corresponding names. Dagny is the only other prominent varying form of Dagmar. These relations of Dagmar were popular as birth names a century ago (average #1159).
Similar NamesRecommended names are Barbar, Charmar, Dacia, Dada, Daena, Dafna, Dagna, Dagne, Dahna, Daija, Daijah, Daina, Daira, Dajah, Dalia, Daliah, Dalla, Dallas▲, Dalma, Dalmace, Dalya, Dalyah, Dama, Damara, Damaris▼, Damariz, Damia, Damian, Damya, Damyan, Dana▼, Danae, Danah, Danay, Danea, Dania, Danna, Dannah, Danya, Dara▼, Darah, Darda, Daria, Darian▼, Darla▼, Darnae, Darra, Darrah, Darya, Dasha, Dashay, Dassah, Dasya, Datia, Datiah (see Datya), Datya, Datyah (see Datya), Davia, Dawna, Daya, Dayah, Dayha, Dayla, Dayna▼, Delma▼, Desma, Digna, Dorma, Hadjar, Hagar, Haggar, Hajar, Ingmar, Tamar and Thamar. These names tend to be less commonly used than Dagmar.See names in meaning and etymology.