Edward meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Edward No. of characters: 6 Gender: BoyOrigin: Old English Polish
How to pronounce Edward e-dwa-rd What does my name mean?
Meanings: Rich Guard Wealthy Guardian Guardian of Prosperity Wealthy Defender Blessed Guard Wealthy Protector Happy Guard Old English origin, meaning: Guardian of possession. Known as name of many English kings. Namesakes: Edward Elgar, British composer.

Edward was ranked 160 in 2016 list of US boys name and dropped by 2.56% from its previous ranking of 156 in 2015. Edward was ranked 964 in 2014 US female names list and elevated by 1.73% from its previous ranking of 981 in 2007.

Full form of Edward : Enthusiastic Dignified Well-Spoken Amusing Resourceful Direct

Edward is a very very popular first name for a girl in England & Wales which is popular since 1996 and ranked 26 in 2015. Around 38298 people wear Edward as their first name. Edward is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Edward is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular male name since 1880 and ranked 156 in 2015 in US. Around 1289248 people wear Edward as their first name. Edward is a rare first name for a girl in United States which is a rare girl name since 1882 and ranked 156 in 2015 in US. Only 1289248 people have Edward as their first name. At the peak of Edward popularity in 1924 it was given to about 0.857209% of US Boys babies and ranked 9 in 2464744 newborns while On the lowest point of Edward in 1882 it was wore by only 0.002103% of new born Girls and ranked 226 out of 237727 babies in US. Edward is not a native United States and Edward may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. Edward is given to around 0.360647% of newborns during 1880 to 2015, according to the USSA.

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Expression number of Edward is 1.

Edward loves adventure and independence and possess determination and originality. Edward generally leads and direct others and likes to establishes their individual identity.

Names that rhyme with Edward Famous people named Edward
Laine Edwards in The Dark Knight as Actress
Anna Edwards in The Getaway as Actress
S.B. Edwards in The A-Team as Art Department
Rita Edwards in Walking Tall as Actress
Rachel Edwards in In the Beginning as Actress
Shelly Edwards in The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe as Actress
Christine Edwards in Sons of God: The Bridge as Producer
Preslaysa Edwards in The Macbeth Mystery as Actress
Rona Edwards in Out of Sync as Producer
Jennifer Edwards-Hughes in The Straight Story as Actress
Names like Edward Edward Namesakes Related Names: EdwEdwaEdwadEdwaldEdwaldoEdwanaEdwarEdwardEdwardaEdwarddEdwardeEdwardeenEdwardeneEdwardinaEdwardineEdwardjamesEdwardoEdwardsEdwardsonEdwardusPosts having Edward: Comments :It is a name male that comes from the Old English Eadweard. Its meaning is "guardian of wealth" of ead , 'wealth' and ward , 'guardian'. It is one of the few Saxons names that joined the onomástica European long. Variant of the proper name of person Edoardo. Edward , Édouard French, is an English first name or German and a Surname. The name is a form of masculine name Eduard. It is especially common in the English-speaking countries. Diminutive: Eduardito, Edu, Edi, Eddy, Ted, Teddy, Lalo, Yayo, Darts, Dice, Dudu, doubt, Edo, Dodi, Ed, Eduar, Do, Guayo, Duard, Dú.Huayo - Dominica Battersby Popularity of Edward
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Other variants of Edward :Eadweard Eduard Edvard Edorta Edi Ed Eetu Édouard Ekewaka Eduárd Edvárd Ede Eadbhárd Edoardo Eduards Duarte Eduardo Dado Du Duda Dudu Edu Eideard Lalo  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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