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Edward Name Information

Gender 🧑 Boy
Pronunciation 📣 \e-dwa-rd, ed-ward\
Number in U.S 👶 1,300,000
Rate in 2021 344
Numerology 🔢 10
Name origin 🌍 English

Meaning of Edward

The name Edward meanings and origins

The name Edward is a given name that has English origin meaning “ Riches “. The name is derived from the Anglo Saxon word. It has also a Latin origin. The given name has a strong history behind itself. Since the 15th century the name has been adopted in the Iberian peninsula. The name Edward was very popular in Anglo Saxon England.


Popularity of the name Edward

The name Edward is a common name in English speaking countries. This name has been the most popular name in the United States. It was the 22nd most common baby boy’s name. It might be interesting for you that this name was one of the most powerful choices for people in Alabama. In the year 1950, near 375 babies were named Edward in Alabama. From 1880 to 2018, a total 18775 babies also bear the same first name as your baby is going to be named.

The first time that this name appeared was the year 1880. At that year near 2364 babies were given the name Edward.


Personality of the name

The name has a secret behind itself and also here we have the letter analysis.

E is for easy going l, no ruffles here

D is for dandy, a description of you

W is for wisdom, you acquire with age

A is for accomplished, in all that you do

R is for reasonable, your understanding way

D is for dandy again ! a description of your personality

The name is the one that implies a pioneering spirit. If you are named Edward, you are a natural born leader, you can be a good guide for people who need you and your help. It frustrates you to do too many unimportant activities for others.

You are an independent person, you do things and make decisions by yourself and you do not need anyone else. People perceive you can count on him. Also people can be influenced easy by you and sometimes you encourage people who are important to you. You most likely vocations are, engineer, writing, composer, designer and maybe dancer. You feel free in jobs that do not have strict rules and you like to work in a friendly atmosphere.


Famous people named Edward

Here we have a list of famous characters who have influenced this name’s popularity positively.

Edward Centeno who is Youtube star

Edward Avila who us a Youtube star

Edward Norton who is a Movie star

Edward Herrman who is a movie star

Edward Smith who was born in the year 1859

Edward Zo who is an Instagram star


Nicknames for the name Edward

If you are looking for a cute nickname, here we have a list of them;

Ed or Edd, the first two letters of the main name

Ted, Ned, Teddy, End, Woody, E-Dawing, Eddy and Eduardo.


Similar names to the name Edward

You can select similar names to the given name as your next babies as Edward’s siblings.

Eadie, Earl, Eben, Echo, Eddie, Eden.

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Comments on the name Edward
4/14/2022 1:51:54 AM

Edward was my wonderful father's name. Edward Michael Trausch. I sure do miss him.

11/30/2021 6:25:30 AM

Edward indeed is a noble and royal name. Its potency can be traced bk to the begining families of royalty in england...hail the queen...its full of destiny and desire and those blessed to find its path meaning along with being a leo will inquire great grief before excelling to the'status of a king. Edward alexander'sanders(absolutelottosystems)

10/31/2021 7:14:06 AM

was just wondering how this name is pronounced ?? like ma-haah-lia or ma-hay-lia ?? thanks (:


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Frequently asked questions

*️⃣ What is the origin of the name Edward?
The origin of the name Edward is English.
*️⃣ How many people are named Edward?
Almost 1300000 people are named Edward.
*️⃣ Which names are related to the name Edward?
The names of Eleanor, Nora, Elinor, Eleanore, Eleonora