Oskar is a ♂ boy’s name.
Oskar is a German, Polish, Slovene and Scandinavian form of the name Oscar, which may derive from the Old English name Osgar or the Old German name Ansgar or the Old Norse name ÁsgæiRR. Besides, Oscar is a name of Irish origin. In the Irish mythology, Oscar is the son of Fionn and Niamh.
Oskar means “God’s spear” (from Old High German “ans” Old English “os” or Old Norse “áss” = God + Old High German/Old English “gēr” or Old Norse “geirr” = spear). Besides, Oskar means “deer friend” or “deer lover” (from Irish “os” = deer + “cara” = friend/lover).
The name Oskar is ranked #161 overall. It is very popular with parents-to-be and is often chosen as a baby name.
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