What does Edgar mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Edgarnoun

    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)

Wiktionary

  1. Edgarnoun

    A male given name from Old English.

    Etymology: From Old English Ēadgār, the name of early English kings, from Old English ēad ("rich") + gār ("spear") .

  2. Edgarnoun

    A patronymic surname.

    Etymology: From Old English Ēadgār, the name of early English kings, from Old English ēad ("rich") + gār ("spear") .

Freebase

  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.

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  1. grade

  2. Gerda

  3. raged

  4. radge

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  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

Examples of Edgar in a Sentence

  1. Bill Harrell:

    We stayed glued to the radio for days to hear what had happened to Edgar. When we eventually found out he had survived, it was incredible.

  2. President Edgar Lungu:

    Lungu said during a speech from President Edgar Lungu office. The government tried its best to keep the job losses in the mining sector to a minimum, we would have lost all the jobs if we insisted on no job losses. The mines have told us why these jobs are being lost. The challenges in the mining sector are bound to continue.

  3. Lyndon B. Johnson:

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

  4. Bill Clinton:

    Edgar Wayburn has worked to preserve the most breath-taking examples of the American landscape. In fact, over the course of more than a half-century, both as President of the Sierra Club and as a private citizen, he has saved more of our wilderness than any person alive.

  5. Anthony Rigozzi:

    They will have used meat out and just hang it back up after the health department tells them to take it down, they will put it right back up as soon as they leave. When contacted by WWMT, Su Casa’s owner Edgar Suarez admitted that he does in fact re-serve food—but he just didn’t know any better.

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