Name: Ansgar

Origin and Meaning of the Name Ansgar

  • Meaning:
    Spear of the gods
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (ANS gahr)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Ansgar)
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Miscellaneous Info for Ansgar

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  • Used in:
    Danish and German speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Germanic compound name that consists of the elements 'ans', 'god' and 'gar', 'spear'.

    Saint Ansgar was born in the North of France in the 9th century and later became arch-bisshop of Bremen.

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