Family name origins & meanings
- Danish and Norwegian : habitational name from Ågård ‘farm by the stream’.
- French : from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements agi(n) ‘edge (of a sword)’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘bold’.
- Respelling of Hungarian Agárdi, a habitational name for someone from any of various places called Agárd, from the vocabulary word agár ‘hound’.
- English : possibly a variant of Agar.