Name: Algar

Origin and Meaning of the Name Algar

  • Meaning:
    Elf spear
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (ahl gahr)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Algar)
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Miscellaneous Info for Algar

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    From the Old English Ælfgar, compound of 'ælf' meaning "elf" and 'gar' meaning "spear". It survived the Norman Conquest and gave rise to the surnames Algar and Elgar.

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