Edgar
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
ED-gər
Meaning
Prosperity from the spear
More info about the name "Edgar"

Edgar is a modern derivative of the Old English name “Eadgar”, based on two words - “ead” which means prosperity or wealth and “gar” which means spear.

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Famous Edgars

Edgar Allan Poe - author
Edgar Degas - painter
Edgar Rice Buroughs - author
Edgar Martinez - baseball player
Edgar Renteria - baseball player
Edgar Barreto - soccer player
Edgar Lacy - basketball player

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