Oscar meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Oscar No. of characters: 5 Gender: BoyOrigin: Old Norse
How to pronounce Oscar óscar What does my name mean? Meanings: Deer Lover God's Spear Dear Friend Lover of Deer Spear of Strength Divine Strength Ase

Oscar was ranked 176 in 2016 US male names list and elevated by 2.76% from its previous ranking of 181 in 2015. Oscar was ranked 16368 in 2015 US female names list and elevated by 3.52% from its previous ranking of 16965 in 2010.

Full form of Oscar : Original Sportsmanlike Cool-Headed Artistic Responsible

Oscar is a very very popular first name for a girl in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 10 in 2015. Around 42363 people wear Oscar as their first name. Oscar is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Oscar is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular male name since 1880 and ranked 176 (0.057284% bearer) in 2016 in US. Around 197856 people wear Oscar as their first name. Oscar is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare girl name since 1886 and ranked 176 (0.057284% bearer) in 2016 in US. Only 197856 people have Oscar as their first name. Oscar is not a native United States and Oscar may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. 0.054738% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Oscar
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History of Oscar

Saint Ansgar, says Oscar, was born in Corbie in the Somme in 801 in a family of Saxon immigrants. Educated in the monastery of Corbie, he returned to his home country, Denmark, to evangelize the pagan peoples. He was appointed first bishop of Hamburg, Germany, where he died on February 3 865.

Expression number of Oscar is 2.

Oscar are diplomatic, sensitive and kind. Oscar act as peacemaker and their intent is to make a balance among things. Oscar likes to make friends and follow their intuition.

Names that rhyme with Oscar Famous people named Oscar
Victoria Oscar in Chuck Versus the Pink Slip as Actress
Samantha Boscarino in The Clique as Actress
Óscar Barberán in Las aventuras de Tadeo Jones as Actor
Oscar Quintero in Taco Chick and Salsa Girl as Actor
Wilde Oscar in The Seven Deadly Sins as Actor
Oscar Rowland in Footloose as Actor
Óscar Ortiz de Pinedo in El inocente as Actor
Henry Oscar in The Brides of Dracula as Actor
Óscar Reyes in Esta casa es una ruina as Actor
Oscar Brown Jr. in Hors de prix as Soundtrack
Names like Oscar Oscar Namesakes Related Names: OscarOscardanielOscarineOscarjrOsceolaOscerOscielOscoOscorOscytelComments :Oscar is a proper or common name. Oscar is a name men of Anglo-Saxon bone-Gar See Old English bone-bearn ( Osborn ), bone-mund ( Osmund ), bone-ric and bone-wald ( Oswald ), of bone, divinity and Gar, lance. This is the equivalent of the Scandinavian name Ásgeir , sometimes Latinized Oscherus and continental Germanic Ansgar or Anskar sometimes Latinized Anscharius > Ansgar and French surname Anger, former surname. In Irish legends, Oscar is the son of Ossian and the grand-son of Fionn Mac Cumhaill. In Gaelic, "Oscar" means "friend of the deer." Versions in other languages are German: Oskar, Asturian: Oscar, Bulgarian: Оскар (Oskar), Catalan: Òscar, Czech: Oskar, Danish: Oscar, Esperanto : Oskaro, Basque: Oskar, Finnish: Oskari. - Sherman Straub Popularity of Oscar
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