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Name Edward

Meaning:guard of his wealthTools:

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About the name Edward in particular

Gender:male
Languages of use:English, Polish
Diminutives:Eddie, Eddy
Short forms:Ed, Ted
Topics:Phonetic alphabet NY
Saints:Edward the Confessor
US 2015 rank:#158     ... 156:Jude, 157:Luca, 158:Edward, 159:Joel, 160:Victor ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Eduard, Edvard, Edzard, Eckard, Edgar, Édgar, Edgarda, Edgardo, Edgaro, Edoarda     Details
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About Edward/Eduarda, the group of names with the same origin as Edward

Meaning/translation:guard of his wealth
Language of origin:Old English
Info about origin, male:name of 8 subsequent kings of England
 one of the few names with an Old English origin that are used throughout Europe
 e.g. moved from England to France and from there to Germany
Words:ead = the wealth  Old English
 weard = the warden, the guard  Old English
Topics:Two-element name
Variants' top ranks:1:Eetu Finland/Finnish 2006,  7:Eduardo Mexico 2009,  8:Duarte Portugal 2014,  11:Edward England+Wales 1914,  15:Edoardo Italy 2014,  21:Eduard Romania 2009,  27:Eduart Albania 2008,  31:Eduarda Brazil 2009,  42:Eddy Belgium 2013,  61:Edvard Norway 2013
Somehow related to:Edison
Old/original forms:Eadweard Old English
Name variants:Edoarda, Eduarda, Duarte, Ed, Eddie, Eddy, Edi, Edoardo, Edouard, Édouard, Eduard, Eduardo, Eduart, Edvard, Edward, Eetu, Ted   Sortable list   Details
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Popularity lists that contain the name Edward

SeriesGraphRankings
Australia/NSWGraph2015 422014 46,  2013 53,  2012 66,  2011 68,  2010 61,  2009 77,  2006 97,  2004 83,  2003 90,  2002 82,  2001 81
England+WalesGraph2015 262014 31,  2013 33,  2012 36,  2011 40,  2010 43,  2009 44,  2008 42,  2007 40,  2006 41,  2005 45,  2004 43,  2003 45,  2002 45,  2001 44,  2000 44,  1999 45,  1998 43
IrelandGraph2015 95,  2013 96,  2012 95,  2011 95,  2008 94,  2007 82,  2004 95,  2003 86,  2002 89,  2001 772000 81,  1999 81
New ZealandGraph2015 84,  2014 71,  2013 692012 70,  2011 84,  2010 72,  2009 90,  2008 81
NorwayGraph2014 166,  2013 191,  2012 1662011 186
ScotlandGraph2015 149,  2014 183,  2013 130,  2012 1262010 169,  2009 186,  2008 182
SwedenGraph2015 96,  2014 98,  2013 91,  2012 892011 100
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 131,  1990-1999 80,  1980-1989 57,  1970-1979 40,  1960-1969 29
USA prevalence 1990 19
USA yearlyGraph2015 158,  2014 160,  2013 145,  2012 157,  2011 148,  2010 136,  2009 137,  2008 148,  2007 145,  2006 141,  2005 134,  2004 129,  2003 130,  2002 119,  2001 113,  2000 108,  1999 103,  1998 105,  1997 100,  1996 96,  1995 88,  1994 84,  1993 78
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