Dictionary of Medieval Names
from European Sources

Alfgar m. Old English ælf 'elf' + Old English gār 'spear'.

The name of an 11th C earl of Mercia.

England
Latin
966 Ælfgar (nom) CDAS DXXIX
Cite as: S.L. Uckelman. "Alfgar". In S.L. Uckelman, ed. The Dictionary of Medieval Names from European Sources, Edition 2016, no. 4. http://dmnes.org/2016/4/name/Alfgar.