Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. AWS-kar(Swedish, German, Polish)
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Meaning & History

Scandinavian, German, Polish and Slovene form of OSCAR. A famous bearer was Oskar Schindler (1908-1974), who is credited for saved over 1,000 Polish Jews during World War II.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesÒscar(Catalan) Oscar(Dutch) Oscar(English) Oskari, Osku(Finnish) Oscar(French) Oszkár(Hungarian) Óskar(Icelandic) Oscar(Irish) Oscar(Irish Mythology) Oscar(Italian) Oskars(Latvian) Óscar(Portuguese) Oscar(Portuguese (Brazilian)) Óscar(Spanish)
Same SpellingÓskar
User SubmissionOskár

Popularity

People think this name is

classic   mature   formal   upper class   wholesome   strong   strange   simple   serious   nerdy  

Name Days

Czech Republic: August 1
Estonia: December 1
Finland: December 1
Poland: February 3
Slovakia: August 8 (as Oskár)
Sweden: December 1

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Entry updated November 16, 2019