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Gender: M Origin of Oskar: German variation of Oscar Meaning of Oscar: English or Irish, "God spear, or deer-lover or champion warrior"

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Oskar is to Oscar as Jakob is to Jacob: more distinctive and continental.

Famous People Named Oskar

Oskar Schlemmer (1888-1943) - German artist associated with the 'Bauhaus' school

Prince Oskar of Prussia (188-1958) - German prince

Oskar Schindler (1908-1974) - German industrialist credited with saving over 1,000 Jews during the Holocaust

Oskar Osala (born 1987) - Finnish ice hockey player

Pop Culture References for the Name Oskar

Oskar Kokoshka, character from animated series Hey Arnold
Oskar Schell, main character in the novel 'Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close'
Oskar Matzerath, main character in the novel 'The Tin Drum'
Oskar, main character in the novel/film 'Let the Right One In'