Edgar Name Meaning

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

List of People with Surname Edgar

Based on our public records, there are a total of 7,399 people with the surname Edgar. Among these people surnamed Edgar, there are approximately 652 distinct names, with an average of 11 people who share the same name. Charles Edgar, Mary Edgar and John Edgar are the top three most widely-used names from the list of people surnamed Edgar, with 60, 60 and 60 people respectively.

In addition, Our data shows that California has the most people surnamed Edgar, with a total of 831 people, and there are a total of 379 distinct names among these people. Texas is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Edgar, with a total of 651 people and an average of 326 distinct names.