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What does Eadger mean?

Eadger Pronunciation of Eadger [ead-ger] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of the name Eadger is "wealthy spear". Eadger is a version of Edgar (Old English).

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


3 alternative forms via Edgar: Eadgar, Eddie and Edgard.

Creative forms:
(male) Eader, ..

(female) Eadgerri, ..

Middle name pairings:
Eadger Jeremy (E.J.), ..

How popular is Eadger?

Eadger is an uncommonly occurring given name for men. Eadger is also an uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Eddie (#668 last year), Edgar (#317) and Edgard are the prominent varying forms of Eadger (not ranked) rated in the Top 2000. Adoption of these relations of Eadger was at its most widespread a century ago (usage of 0.5%) and has become much less since (usage 0.1%, 84% less), with forms such as Edgar becoming less trendy. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

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

Top 100 baby names ranking of Eddie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Allger, Bailer, Banner, Baumer, Bridger, Casper, Caster, Dayner, Didier, Eaden, Eadward, Eagen, Eagle, Earle, Edbert, Eder, Edmar, Egor, Elber, Elder, Elemer, Elgar, Elger, Ellger (see Alger), Ellmer, Emeer, Ender, Eudel, Farrer, Gasper, Gayler, Haider, Halver, Harper, Havier, Heder, Jader, Jaeger, Jagger, Jasper, Kadeer, Kaiser, Lazer, Maier, Mather, Mayer, Nadeer, Nader, Naheer, Nailer, Naseer, Padget, Parker, Peder, Qadeer, Rainer, Rainger, Ranger, Rayder, Rider, Rodger, Roger, Rutger, Saddler, Sadler, Seger, Taber, Teger, Tiger, Tigger, Waller, Xavier, Yaseer, Zaheer and Zander. These names tend to be more commonly used than Eadger.

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