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Name Edgar

Origin:From Old English words for wealth and spearTools:

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Gender:male
Languages of use:German, French, English
US 2015 rank:#317     ... 315:Tyson, 316:Tobias, 317:Edgar, 318:Dominick, 319:Marshall ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Édgar, Edgaro, Diar, Ebrar, Eda, Eda, Edda, Edgarda, Edgardo, Edla     Details
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About Edgar/Edgarda, the group of names with the same origin as Edgar

Language of origin:Old English
Info about origin, male:the name of several Anglo-Saxon kings and saints
 survived the Norman conquest until the 13th century
 revived in the late 18th century
Words:ead = the wealth  Old English
 gar = the spear  Old English
Topics:Two-element name
Variants' top ranks:24:Édgar Ecuador 2013,  32:Edgar Peru 2015,  499:Edgardo USA 1980-1989
Old/original forms:Eadgar Old English
Name variants:Edgarda, Edgar, Édgar, Edgardo, Edgaro, Otger   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
England+Wales decadesGraph1924 84,  1914 65,  1904 49
France 2002 275
France/Paris 2015 72
Mexico 2010 99
Peru prevalence 2015 32
PortugalGraph2015 762014 83
Switzerland 1997 671
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 177,  1990-1999 1471980-1989 207
USA yearlyGraph2015 317,  2014 300,  2013 286,  2012 268,  2011 243,  2010 216,  2009 200,  2008 193,  2007 168,  2006 171,  2005 168,  2004 171,  2003 172,  2002 175,  2001 160,  2000 177,  1999 173,  1998 167,  1997 161,  1996 148,  1995 152,  1994 1471993 148
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