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Dagmar
Gender Female
Meaning dagr (day), mær (maid)
Region of Origin Scandinavia, Germany
Origin Old Norse
Popularity Popular names page

Dagmar is a feminine Scandinavian and German given name, derived from the Old Norse name (Dagmær), dagr meaning "day", and mær meaning "maid".[1]

Nicknames: Dagie, Dagmarka, Dasha, Digi, Mara.

Dagmar is uncommon as a surname or as a male name (as the male version is Dagomar).

People with the name Dagmar include:

Dagmar may also refer to:

  • 1669 Dagmar (1934 RS), a Main-belt Asteroid
  • Dagmar (automobile), sports version of the Crawford Automobile
  • Dagmar bumpers, slang term for the artillery shell shaped styling elements found on the front bumper/grille assemblies on several makes of cars produced in the 1950s
  • DAGMAR marketing, an advertising model

References

  1. ^ "View Name: Dagmar". behindthename.com. http://www.behindthename.com/name/dagmar. Retrieved 2007-12-18.  

Wiktionary

Up to date as of January 14, 2010

Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary

See also dagmar

Contents

English

Proper noun

Singular
Dagmar

Plural
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Dagmar

  1. A female given name of Danish origin, in occasional use since the end of the 19th century.

Translations


Czech

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Czech Wikipedia has an article on:
Dagmar

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Proper noun

Dagmar f.

  1. A female given name, cognate to Dagmar.

Danish

Etymology

Name of a queen of Denmark (1185-1212), originally Dragomira, from Slavonic dorog"dear" + meri "famous", rendered into medieval Danish to sound like dag "day" + már "maid".

Proper noun

Dagmar

  1. A female given name.
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German Wikipedia has an article on:
Dagmar

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Estonian

Proper noun

Dagmar

  1. A female given name borrowed from Danish.

German

Proper noun

Dagmar

  1. A female given name borrowed from Danish in the 19th century.

Norwegian

Proper noun

Dagmar

  1. A female given name borrowed from Danish in the 18th century.

Swedish

Proper noun

Dagmar

  1. A female given name borrowed from Danish in the 19th century.

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