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Eadgar

What does Eadgar mean?

Eadgar Pronunciation of Eadgar [eadgar] as a name for boys is of Old English derivation, and the meaning of the name Eadgar is "wealthy spear". Eadgar is a version of Edgar (Old English).

Associated with: old english, wealthy, spear (warrior).

Variations

3 related forms via Edgar: Eadger, Edgard and Edgardo.

Creative forms:
(male) Eagar, ..

(female) Eadgarry, ..

Middle name pairings:
Eadgar Kolt (E.K.), ..

How popular is Eadgar?

Eadgar is a rare given name for men. Eadgar is also a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Edgar (#317 from current records), Edgard and Edgardo are the prominent varying forms of Eadgar (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Eadgar was at its peak in the 1880s (adoption of 0.3%) and has become much less since (adoption 0.1%, 78.8%), with versions such as Edgardo becoming less in vogue. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Edgar, Edgard, Edgardo in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Eadgar and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Adar, Allgar (see Alger), Barbar, Baumar, Cadmar, Caesar, Caezar, Casar, Caspar, Danar, Davar, Eachan, Eachtar (see Eachann), Eadbhard, Eaden, Eadin, Eadward, Eagan, Eagen, Eagle, Eaman, Edan, Eder, Edmar, Ednan, Edvard, Edward, Egan, Egor, Eidan, Eideard, Ejnar, Elazar, Eldor, Elgar, Elger, Ellar, Ellgar (see Alger), Ellger (see Alger), Elmar, Enda, Ender, Esdras, Fajar, Farrar, Gardnar, Garnar, Garpar (see Gaspard), Gaspar, Hadar, Halvar, Hamar, Haydar, Jabar, Jabbar, Jafar, Jaffar, Jamar, Kadar, Kaspar, Kedar, Lamar, Lavar, Lazar, Lazear, Palmar, Qadar, Ragnar, Raynar, Sacar (see Sachar), Sachar, Segar, Yaar, Zafar and Zaphar. These names tend to be more frequently used than Eadgar.

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