Hagar

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Gender: F Meaning of Hagar: "flight or forsaken" Origin of Hagar: Hebrew

Hagar is an Old Testament name as horrible as the eponymous comic strip character.

Famous People Named Hagar

Hagar, Ishmael's Egyptian mother (i.e. "the Mother of the Ishmaelites"), handmaid of Sarah and concubine to Abraham

Pop Culture References for the Name Hagar

Hagar the Horrible, comic strip about a (male) Viking
Hagar, nickname for Hagrid used by his half giant brother in the Harry Potter series
Hagar Shipley (née Currie), main character in The Stone Angel (1964) by Margaret Laurence

Hager, Haggar, Hagir, Hagur, Hajar

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