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Edna meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Edna No. of characters: 4 Gender: GirlOrigin: Old Irish Hebrew
How to pronounce Edna e-dna What does my name mean?
Meanings: Bringer of Light Light Illumination English name of Irish origin Biblical Hebrew name Urprungs, meaning: joy, bliss. Particularly common in the United States. Namesake: Edna Ferber, American writer.

Edna was ranked 667 in 1974 list of US boys name and dropped by 2.30% from its previous ranking of 652 in 1965. Edna was ranked 876 in 2016 US female names list and elevated by 1.57% from its previous ranking of 890 in 2015.

Full form of Edna : Energetic Dependable Noble Alluring

Edna is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 4103 in 2015. Only 64 people have Edna as their first name.

Edna was a rare first name for a boy but is a very very popular first name for a girl which is popular since 1977 and ranked 876 in 2016 in United States. Around 295178 people wear Edna as their first name. Edna is a very consistent name over the past 130 years. 0.081663% of people in US have this given name.

Complete history of Edna
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Expression number of Edna is 6.

Edna have a great affection towards creativity, beauty and domestic activities of life. Edna are trustworthy, honest and behave responsibly. Edna have tendency to sacrifice their needs for others'.

Names that rhyme with Edna Adna, Ariadna, Audna, Avadna, Chedna, Edna, Evadna, Fredna, Rodna, Sidna, Sydna, Tidna, VadnaFamous people named Edna
Edna Murphy in Into the Net as Actress
Edna Skelton in Ziegfeld Follies as Writer
Edna O'Brien in Girl with Green Eyes as Writer
Edna Morris in Saturday Night and Sunday Morning as Actress
Nikki Bednall in Care as Actress
Samvedna Suwalka in Bey Yaar as Actress
Edna Lee Figueroa in Maldeamores as Actress
Edna Garcia in Mariola as Actress
Edna Buchanan in Cocaine Cowboys as
Edna Caskey in Starred Up as Actress
Names like Edna Edna, Ednah, Ednamae, Ednamay, Ednar, Edner, Ednesha, Edney, Ednita, Ednowain, Ednyfed
Edna Namesakes Comments :Edna is a proper name of person English female. Source biblical (is quoted in the deuterocanonical Book of Tobit ), derived from the word Jewish עֶדְנָה ( Edna ), which means "pleasure", "delight", a term which also dates from the name Eden. It should be noted that, in the second place, Edna is also an anglicised form of the name Gaelic Eithne. People bearing this name are Edna Ferber - American writer, Edna Kiplagat - Kenyan athlete, Edna Monteiro Semedo - Luxembourg tyczkarka, Edna Parker - known for its longevity American, Edna Purviance - American actress of silent films, Edna Staebler - Canadian journalist and author of books. - Dina Duron Edna is a proper name of person English female. Source biblical (is quoted in the deuterocanonical Book of Tobit ), derived from the word Jewish עֶדְנָה ( Edna ), which means "pleasure", "delight", a term which also dates from the name Eden. It should be noted that, in the second place, Edna is also an anglicised form of the name Gaelic Eithne. People bearing this name are Edna Ferber - American writer, Edna Kiplagat - Kenyan athlete, Edna Monteiro Semedo - Luxembourg tyczkarka, Edna Parker - known for its longevity American, Edna Purviance - American actress of silent films, Edna Staebler - Canadian journalist and author of books. - Dina Duron
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