Oscar Name Meaning

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Austria, Iceland, Norway, Poland, and Slovenia
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Name of Oscar :
The name was actually used by more than a half-dozen of Scandinavian royal houses. The name is currently in number 4 in Sweden. Aside from being popular as a Swedish royal name, Oscar is also popular with Latino families.
Famous People with
Name Oscar :
Oscar Wilde- He was one of the most popular playwrights in London in the early 1890s. He is well-known for his epigrams and novels like "The Picture of Dorian Gray". Oscar-Claude Monet- The founder of "Impressionism". The term was even derive from his own painting called "Impression, Sunrise". Oscar De La Hoya- He represented as United States' professional boxer at the 1992 Summer Olympics where he won a gold medal in the lightweight division.
Variant Names of Oscar:

Oskar, Osker, Ossie And Ozzy., Oskar, Osgar, Oskari, Oskar, Osgar, Oskari, Osker, Ossie,  Oskar,  Osker,  Ossie

Oskari, Osku (Finnish), Oszkár (Hungarian), Oskars (Latvian)

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Popularity Rank :

Oscar name was top ranked at 125 position in American during year 1930and most recently ranked at 181 position in American during year 2015


Name Oscar has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 364 position. 194519 numbers of people were named Oscar so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Oscar

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The masculine name Oscar most likely means “deer friend,” which was derived from the Gaelic words os that means “deer” and cara that means “friend”. However, the name might be derived from the Old English name Osgar or its cognate Asgeirr from Old Norse, which might have been brought to Ireland by Vikings. The name Osgar is derived from the Old English elements os that means “god” and gar that means “spear”.
Oscar Numerology :
Personality No. 4. People with name Oscar love to work & like orderliness. They are loyal, pragmatic & materialistic but sometimes they may be rude. Person with Oscar having 4 as Personality number are adamant & indulge only in time-tested values. They are determined, energetic, dependable & scientific. They are cautious & hypersensitive. More Numerology

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  • In Irish legend Oscar was the son of the poet Oisin and the grandson of the hero Fionn mac Cumhail. Famous bearers of this name include a 19th-century king of Sweden and the Irish writer and humourist Oscar Wilde. The name Oscar could also represent a revival of an Old English name (meaning "god spear" from Old English os "god" and gar "spear").

  • Derived from a Norman baronial name taken from a French place-name meaning golden city. Others think it is merely an invention of the novelist Fanny Burney, who used it for the hero in her novel Evelina (1778).

  • Name is derived from a Norman baronial name taken from a French place-name meaning golden city.

  • Means "spear of strength", derived from the Germanic elements ger "spear" and þruþ "strength". Saint Gertrude the Great was a 13th-century nun and mystic writer.Means "spear of strength", derived from the Germanic elements ger "spear" and þruþ "strength".

  • Oskar was borne in Irish mythology, the warrior son of Ossian and Niamh.

Name Analysis of Oscar

Character Analysis of Oscar : Persons with the name Oscar, are the trailblazers, researchers, researchers and teachers of the world and are the ones who show the way for others. They are motivators, leaders and idealistic visionaries who are well aware of their own innate powers.

Love Life of Oscar : Their sexual energy can very well be used for the purpose of work, bringing in professional gain.

Name Letter Analysis of Oscar

O : Persons know where the moral high ground is, and always try to take it

S : Persons are a real charmer

C : Persons wear their heart on their sleeve. Lucky ones, since they have a strong instinct about matters of the heart

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

R : Persons feel things strongly and their rich, intense inner life emanates outward

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Oscar

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Oscar is Vrushabh and Moon sign associated with the name Oscar is Taurus.

The name Oscar has Earth element. Venus is the Ruling Planet for the name Oscar . The name Oscar having moon sign as Taurus is represented by The Bull and considered as Fixed .

Normally, people with the name Oscar are very patient. Such people are social and always treat others with respect.

Other name options, having Taurus moon sign are name starting with : O, Va, Vi, Vu, Ve,Vo, We ,Wo,Ve,Ae, U, Ea, E, Ai, Bi, Bo, Br, Bu,Vr,Vy,Wa, Wu.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Oscar

The name Oscar is suitable for baby born in Rohini nakshatra

Rohini Nakshatra: "The red one", a name of Aldebaran. Also known as brāhmī

Lord: Chandra (Moon)
Symbol: Cart or chariot, temple, banyan tree
Deity : Brahma or Prajapati, the Creator
Indian zodiac: 10° - 23°20' Vrishabha
Western zodiac 6° - 19°20' Gemini
Other name options, having Rohini nakashatra are name starting with : O,  Va, Ba, Vi, Bi, Vu, Bu.

Famous Name Oscar

  • Oscar Paniagua

    is a male professional road cyclist from Colombia.


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