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Edgar appears in the following palindromes (phrases that read the same backward as forward):

  • "To lame his anal passage, drag desire in": no bonnier is Edgar Degas’s 'A Plan’ as I hem a lot.
  • Sage, drag design iPods in as I trap a name now; as I saw one man a partisan is doping is Edgar Degas.
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Definition of the noun edgar

What does edgar mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: Edgars

  1. the younger brother of Edwy who became king of Northumbria when it renounced Edwy; on Edwy's death he succeeded to the throne of England (944-975)
    • examples: Let's meet Edgar Degas and look at his pictures with him. | Edgar Degas was luckier than many painters. | My name is Edgar Degas. | We have given Edgar Degas a voice that we hope suits him. | I am Edgar Degas. | Edgar de Wahl is the creator of Interlingue.
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • instance of: King of England / King of Great Britain = the sovereign ruler of England

Other definitions of edgar

What does edgar also mean?


  1. Electronic Data-Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval, a system that performs automated collection, validation, indexing, acceptance, and forwarding of submissions by companies and others who are required by law to file forms with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC").


  1. Edgar [Ed-grr]is a village in Marathon County, Wisconsin, United States. It is part of the Wausau, Wisconsin Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 1,479 at the 2010 census. Edgar has maintained Tree City USA standing since 1995.
  2. Edgar is a city in Clay County, Nebraska, United States. The population was 498 at the 2010 census. It is part of the Hastings, Nebraska Micropolitan Statistical Area.
  3. Edgar a.k.a. Edgar, Montana: Edgar is a census-designated place and unincorporated community in Carbon County, Montana, United States. As of the 2010 census it had a population of 114. Although it is unincorporated, Edgar has a post office with a ZIP code of 59026.
  4. Edgar a.k.a. Edgar, Florida: Edgar is an unincorporated community in Putnam County, Florida, United States, located southwest of the town of Interlachen.
  5. Edgar is a town in Ontario, 16 km northeast of Barrie, and 17 km southwest of Orillia. The community was named for John Edgar, pioneer.
  6. Edgar a.k.a. Edgar, California: Edgar is an unincorporated community in Imperial County, California. It is located on the San Diego and Arizona Eastern Railway 10 miles west of El Centro, at an elevation of 39 feet below sea level.
  7. Edgar a.k.a. Edgar, Virginia: Edgar is an unincorporated community in Caroline County, in the U.S. state of Virginia.

There are other places with in their name, like Edgar County, Edgar Quinet, Edgar Springs, Edgar Township, Rand and Edgar Mural, Edgar Allan Poe Museum, Edgar Allan Poe Cottage and Edgar Allan Poe House and Museum.

Phrases with Edgar

Phrases starting with the word Edgar:

  1. edgar guest
  2. edgar allan poe
  3. edgar lee masters
  4. edgar albert guest
  5. edgar douglas adrian
  6. Edgar Rice Burroughs

Other phrases containing the word Edgar:

  1. j. edgar hoover
  2. john edgar hoover
  3. hilaire germain edgar degas
  4. richard horatio edgar wallace

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Edgar

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Google previewLet Them Eat Shrimp (2011)

The Tragic Disappearance of the Rainforests of the Sea by K. P. Warne

As well as being a mangrove advocate, Edgar is a fruit lover who can spot a rare variety of banana from a hundred paces, so our trip...

Edgar is an aficionado of Ecuador's heirloom bananas, varieties that never see the hold of a container ship .

Google previewAmerica's Schools and the Mass Media (1993)

by Everette E. Dennis, Craig L. LaMay

Jim Edgar is the governor of Illinois. Title Goes Here* John Merrow ITEM: A popular reader for Reading, Writing, and Taxes ...

Google previewRethinking Regulatory Structure (2012)

by Robert A. Schwartz, John Aidan Byrne, Gretchen Schnee

In sum, EDGAR is a huge, 30-year-old reporting system holding the data reported by every public company. Yet EDGAR is based on technology that had made it difficult to ...

Google previewAn Historical, Topographical, and Statistical View of the United States of America (1819)

From the Earliest Period to the Present Time by William Winterbotham

good ferry is eslablished between Edgar-Town and Falmou'th on the main, the disisiance'be'ing nine-miles. Martha'a Vineyard is divided'into three townsliips; viz. Edgar, Chilmark, and Tisbury. Edgar is the best sea-port, and the shire town; ...

Google previewLetters from an American Farmer (1998)

by J. Hector St. John de Crèvecoeur, Susan Manning

Edgar is the best sea-port, and the shire-town, and, as its soil is light and sandy, many of its inhabitants follow the example of the people of Nantucket. The town of Chilmark has no good harbour, but the land is excellent and no way inferior to ...

Google previewThe Oxford Handbook of the History of Communism (2014)

by S. A. Smith

Adrienne Lynn Edgar is an associate professor of Russian and.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of the Gothic (2015)

by William Hughes, David Punter, Andrew Smith

These themes of the precariousness of human assumptions and of the irrationality of human impulses introduced in Wieland are developed most fully in Brown's fourth novel, Edgar Huntly. Edgar Huntly is ostensibly a murder mystery as the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Public Relations (2013)

by Robert L. Heath

EDGAR Online is an online subscription service ( used to access a database of Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) public filings. For a fee, investor relations and corporate public relations officers can gather ...

Google previewThe South Carolina Encyclopedia Guide to South Carolina Writers (2014)

by Tom Mack

Edgar, Walter B. (b. 1943). Historian, radio and television host, educator. Anyone living in South Carolina, newcomer or longtime resident, will encounter Walter Edgar in some form or another. Some meet him on ETV Radio by listening to the ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia perthensis, or, Universal dictionary of the arts, sciences, literature, etc. : intended to supersede the use of other books of reference (1816)

Edgar -self had long resided at the ...

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Small photo of Baltimore, Maryland, USA - November 14: Edgar Allan Poe original burial site in Baltimore. Photograph shot on November 14, 2015.Small photo of Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849), American author and poet in 1848 daguerreotype portrait with modern color.Small photo of BEVERLY HILLS, CA. November 6, 2016: Actor Edgar Ramirez at the 2016 Hollywood Film Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.Small photo of BEVERLY HILLS, CA. November 6, 2016: Actor Edgar Ramirez at the 2016 Hollywood Film Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.Small photo of BEVERLY HILLS, CA. November 6, 2016: Actor Edgar Ramirez at the 2016 Hollywood Film Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.Small photo of BEVERLY HILLS, CA. November 6, 2016: Actor Edgar Ramirez at the 2016 Hollywood Film Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel.Small photo of LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM - NOVEMBER 24: Equestrian Statue King Edgar of England in London on NOVEMBER 24, 2013. Equestrian Statue King Edgar at Devonshire Square in London, United Kingdom. More...

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Quotes about Edgar

I once saw an albino kangaroo,
Beside a tasmanian devil at the Melbourne zoo!
A koala was there,
While a wombat combed the hair,
Of that snowy white cute kangaroo!

A Limerick By: Robert Edgar Burns (Robert Edgar Burns)
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Scrabble value of E1D2G2A1R1

The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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