Oscar Parga in the US

  1. #19,042,498 Oscar Panuco
  2. #19,042,499 Oscar Papazian
  3. #19,042,500 Oscar Parales
  4. #19,042,501 Oscar Parel
  5. #19,042,502 Oscar Parga
  6. #19,042,503 Oscar Parisi
  7. #19,042,504 Oscar Parodi
  8. #19,042,505 Oscar Parraga
  9. #19,042,506 Oscar Parrales
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Meaning & Origins

Old Irish name, which is borne in the Fenian sagas by a grandson of Finn mac Cumhaill (Finn MacCool). It was resuscitated by the antiquarian poet James Macpherson (1736–96), author of the Ossian poems. It is now also a characteristically Scandinavian name; it was introduced to Sweden because Napoleon, an admirer of the works of Macpherson, imposed the name on his godson Oscar Bernadotte, who became King Oscar I of Sweden in 1844 (see also Malvina). In more recent times it has been associated particularly with the Irish writer and wit Oscar Wilde (1854–1900), and with the annual awards for achievement in the film industry made by the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Oscar is one of a number of Celtic names that have recently come into general use and have become increasingly popular since the 1990s.
374th in the U.S.
Galician: habitational name from any of various places named Parga, especially in Lugo province, Galicia.
19,740th in the U.S.

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