Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. AD-gahr  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Old English form of Edgar.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesEdgar, Ed, Eddie, Eddy(English) Edgar, Edgard(French) Edgar(German) Edgardo(Italian) Edgars, Edijs(Latvian) Edgaras(Lithuanian) Edgar(Portuguese) Édgar, Edgardo(Spanish)


Sources & References

  1. Prosopography of Anglo-Saxon England, entry Edgar, available from
  2. Searle, William George. Onomasticon Anglo-Saxonicum. Cambridge, 1897, page 179.
Entry updated April 5, 2022