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Girl Name: Dagmar

Name: Dagmar
Pronunciation: \d(a)-gmar, dag-mar\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: glorious, day's glory
Origin: Scandinavian
Related Names: Dagny
Similar Names: Damara, Tamar
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 2572


Dagmar \d(a)-gmar, dag-mar\ as a girl's name is pronounced DAG-mar. It is of Scandinavian and Old German origin, and the meaning of Dagmar is "glorious, day's glory". A royal name in Denmark; Tsarina Marie, wife of Tsar Alexander III of Russia, was Princess Dagmar of Denmark.

For more information, see also the related name Dagny.

Similar baby names are Damara and Tamar.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Dagmar.


Dagmar is a somewhat popular first name for women (#2572 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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