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Definitions for EDGARˈɛd gər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Edgar(noun)

    the younger brother of Edwy who became king of Northumbria when it renounced Edwy; on Edwy's death he succeeded to the throne of England (944-975)


  1. Edgar(ProperNoun)


  2. Origin: From the name of early English kings, ead + gar.


  1. EDGAR

    EDGAR, the Electronic Data-Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval system, performs automated collection, validation, indexing, acceptance, and forwarding of submissions by companies and others who are required by law to file forms with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The database is freely available to the public via the Internet.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Edgar

    a king of Saxon England from 959 to 975, surnamed the Peaceful; promoted the union and consolidation of the Danish and Saxon elements within his realm; cleared Wales of wolves by exacting of its inhabitants a levy of 300 wolves' heads yearly; eight kings are said to have done him homage by rowing him on the Dee; St. Dunstan, the archbishop of Canterbury, was the most prominent figure of the reign.

Anagrams for EDGAR »

  1. grade

  2. Gerda

  3. raged

  4. radge


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of EDGAR in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of EDGAR in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Lyndon B. Johnson:

    About Edgar J Hoover "I'd rather have him inside the tent pissing out, than outside the tent pissing in"

  2. Mary Steward:

    I apologized to Edgar for the way I was, but his reply was, ‘You’re worth it, Mary,’ he completely supported my decision.

  3. Sylvia Wilson:

    When Edgar disappeared, I became quite sick. I had to take a leave of absence from work. I was near a nervous breakdown, having an answer would mean closure.

  4. Ralph Ellison, "The Invisible Man":

    I am an invisible man. No, I am not a spook like those who haunted Edgar Allan Poe; nor am I one of your Hollywood-movie ectoplasms. I am invisible, understand, simply because people refuse to see me.

  5. Darren Criss:

    It adds something to the performance. when Edgar Ramirez goes to those Biedermeier closets [in Versace’s bedroom], they were the same closets Versace spent a year building and they’ve been lovingly maintained. They were extraordinary.

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