The meaning of the name Oscar is Deer Lover
The origin of the name Oscar is Irish
Alternate spellings: Oskar
Notes: Oscar Wilde. author. Oscar Hammerstein II, lyricist. Oscar the Grouch, character on children's TV show "Sesame Street." The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of awards for artistic and technical merit in the film industry from the American Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.