Meaning and Origin of: Edgar

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Old English : Properous warrior

Boy name variations

Family name origins & meanings

  • Scottish and English : from the Old English personal name Ēadgār, composed of the elements ēad ‘prosperity’, ‘fortune’ + gār ‘spear’. The name is found in Middle English in various forms, e.g. Edgar, Adger, Agar.