Medgar: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Medgar

Medgar

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Origin of the name Edgar:

Derived from the Old English Eadgar, a name composed from the elements ēad (prosperity, fortune, riches) and gar (a spear): hence, "spear of prosperity."

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Medgar Evers College is a senior college of The City University of New York.

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Pronounced: MED-ger

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Medgar Evers, African American civil rights activist who instrumental in desegregating the University of Mississippi.

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