Edgar is a common name from Old English words ead (meaning "rich, happy, prosperous") + gar (meaning "spear"). Literally meaning "prosperity-spear" or "prosperous spearman." It may refer to:

Other articles related to "edgar":

HMS Edgar (1668)
24 pdrs Upper gundeck 26 × 12 pdrs Quarterdeck 14 × 6 pdrs Forecastle 4 × 6 pdrs HMS Edgar was a 72-gun third rate ship of the line of the Royal Navy, built by Baylie of Bristol and ... In May 1689 Edgar saw action in the Nine Years' War under the command of Cloudesley Shovell, who later became Admiral of the Fleet and eventually died in the Scilly naval disaster of 1707 ... During this war, Edgar was present at the first fight of the Battle of Bantry Bay when a French fleet was landing troops against King William III ...
Robert Allan Edgar
... Robert Allan Edgar (born 1940) is a United States federal judge ... Born in Munising, Michigan, Edgar received a B.A ... On February 26, 1985, Edgar was nominated by President Ronald Reagan to a seat on the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Tennessee vacated by H ...
Edgar, Florida
... Edgar is an unincorporated community in Putnam County, Florida, United States, located southwest of the town of Interlachen ... Unincorporated communities Bardin Bostwick Edgar Federal Point Florahome Georgetown Grandin Hollister Huntington Johnson Crossroads Lake Como Melrose‡ Putnam Hall San Mateo Satsuma Yelvington ...
... of the Treverva Male Voice Choir, formed in 1936 by Edgar S ... Edgar Kessell was the first conductor of the choir, from 1936 until his retirement from ill health in 1979 ... featured members of the choir talking about their love of singing under a general narration by Edgar Kessell ...
List Of Johnny The Homicidal Maniac Characters - Human Characters - Edgar Vargas
... Edgar Vargas is a man who is abducted and killed by Johnny early in the series ... During the single short storyline in which he appears, Edgar appears strapped into one of Nny's basement torture devices ... this, and even seems to enjoy talking with Edgar, referring to him as his "bestest, bestest friend in the room, currently." Nevertheless, Johnny ultimately ignores any "lesson" his meeting with Edgar may have been ...

Famous quotes containing the word edgar:

    Life’s like a ball game. You gotta take a swing at whatever comes along before you wake up and find out it’s the ninth inning.
    Martin Goldsmith, and Edgar G. Ulmer. Vera (Ann Savage)

    That’s life. Whichever way you turn, fate sticks out a foot to trip you.
    Martin Goldsmith, and Edgar G. Ulmer. Al Roberts (Tom Neal)

    We are the music-makers,
    And we are the dreamers of dreams,
    Wandering by lone sea-breakers,
    And sitting by desolate streams;
    World-losers and world-forsakers,
    On whom the pale moon gleams:
    —Arthur William Edgar O’Shaughnessy (1844–1881)