Name Element GAR

TypeElement

Meaning & History

Old English element meaning "spear".
Other Languages & Culturesger Ancient Germanic geirr Ancient Scandinavian
Given Name DescendantsAnsgar, Ansigar, Hrodger Ancient Germanic Ásgeirr, Hróarr, Hróðgeirr Ancient Scandinavian Ælfgar, Eadgar, Hroðgar, Hrothgar, Osgar Anglo-Saxon Òscar, Roger Catalan Ansgar, Asger, Oscar, Oskar, Roger Danish Oscar, Roger, Rogier, Rutger Dutch Edgar, Oscar, Roger, Adair, Algar, Alger, Rodger English Oskari Finnish Edgar, Edgard, Oscar, Roger French Ansgar, Oskar, Roger, Rüdiger German Oszkár Hungarian Ásgeir, Óskar Icelandic Oscar Irish Oscar Irish Mythology Edgardo, Oscar, Ruggero, Ruggiero Italian Oskars Latvian Edgaras Lithuanian Ansgar, Asgeir, Oscar, Oskar, Roar, Roger Norwegian Oskar Polish Óscar, Rogério Portuguese Oscar Portuguese (Brazilian) Edgardo, Óscar Spanish Ansgar, Oscar, Oskar, Roger Swedish
Surname DescendantsAdair, Edgar, Rogers, Rogerson, Alger, Rodgers English Ruggeri, Uggeri, Ruggiero, Ruzzier Italian
Entry added December 3, 2014   Contribute