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Eddie

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13k Eddy (English)

How popular is the baby name Eddie in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1880 141 12 129
1881 120 11 109
1882 185 16 169 #90 boy name
1883 147 22 125
1884 204 25 179 #88 boy name
1885 166 25 141
1886 227 30 197 #86 boy name
1887 151 22 129
1888 220 27 193 #93 boy name
1889 185 30 155
1890 243 46 197 #87 boy name
1891 214 35 179 #91 boy name
1892 257 39 218 #90 boy name
1893 246 26 220 #81 boy name
1894 252 49 203 #94 boy name
1895 278 50 228 #85 boy name
1896 312 50 262 #77 boy name
1897 315 52 263 #73 boy name
1898 313 57 256 #82 boy name
1899 307 49 258 #75 boy name
1900 518 93 425 #63 boy name
1901 351 55 296 #66 boy name
1902 421 68 353 #66 boy name
1903 383 69 314 #70 boy name
1904 385 70 315 #75 boy name
1905 431 85 346 #73 boy name
1906 462 85 377 #67 boy name
1907 471 77 394 #70 boy name
1908 507 94 413 #71 boy name
1909 566 104 462 #69 boy name
1910 721 126 595 #59 boy name
1911 643 120 523 #78 boy name
1912 878 160 718
1913 1,061 183 878
1914 1,219 210 1,009
1915 1,404 280 1,124
1916 1,565 254 1,311
1917 1,519 254 1,265
1918 1,739 315 1,424
1919 1,972 312 1,660 #100 boy name
1920 1,990 308 1,682
1921 1,842 331 1,511
1922 1,966 378 1,588
1923 1,938 337 1,601
1924 1,971 377 1,594
1925 2,107 375 1,732
1926 2,027 351 1,676
1927 2,226 368 1,858
1928 2,158 353 1,805
1929 2,220 342 1,878
1930 2,327 356 1,971 #97 boy name
1931 2,259 303 1,956 #95 boy name
1932 2,414 302 2,112 #92 boy name
1933 2,289 274 2,015 #93 boy name
1934 2,478 312 2,166 #92 boy name
1935 2,578 299 2,279 #87 boy name
1936 2,622 274 2,348 #79 boy name
1937 2,629 280 2,349 #82 boy name
1938 2,891 277 2,614 #79 boy name
1939 2,768 259 2,509 #81 boy name
1940 2,867 289 2,578 #81 boy name
1941 3,117 269 2,848 #79 boy name
1942 3,302 282 3,020 #86 boy name
1943 3,599 323 3,276 #80 boy name
1944 3,587 273 3,314 #79 boy name
1945 3,465 242 3,223 #81 boy name
1946 3,982 236 3,746 #86 boy name
1947 4,712 258 4,454 #80 boy name
1948 4,492 256 4,236 #78 boy name
1949 4,316 217 4,099 #80 boy name
1950 3,972 210 3,762 #89 boy name
1951 3,947 205 3,742 #89 boy name
1952 3,810 170 3,640 #93 boy name
1953 3,587 173 3,414 #97 boy name
1954 3,930 163 3,767 #91 boy name
1955 3,933 155 3,778 #92 boy name
1956 4,139 146 3,993 #93 boy name
1957 4,220 110 4,110 #95 boy name
1958 4,267 138 4,129 #100 boy name
1959 4,341 110 4,231
1960 4,302 103 4,199
1961 4,172 92 4,080
1962 3,771 86 3,685
1963 3,409 56 3,353
1964 3,387 70 3,317
1965 2,936 66 2,870
1966 2,592 59 2,533
1967 2,328 49 2,279
1968 2,223 52 2,171
1969 2,142 48 2,094
1970 2,196 43 2,153
1971 2,071 51 2,020
1972 1,785 40 1,745
1973 1,619 36 1,583
1974 1,480 23 1,457
1975 1,413 23 1,390
1976 1,429 29 1,400
1977 1,412 32 1,380
1978 1,406 24 1,382
1979 1,392 28 1,364
1980 1,410 20 1,390
1981 1,339 24 1,315
1982 1,322 28 1,294
1983 1,188 19 1,169
1984 1,180 15 1,165
1985 1,163 13 1,150
1986 1,106 21 1,085
1987 1,108 14 1,094
1988 1,149 22 1,127
1989 1,224 14 1,210
1990 1,264 16 1,248
1991 1,184 6 1,178
1992 1,102 11 1,091
1993 1,061 13 1,048
1994 952 9 943
1995 910 0 910
1996 840 11 829
1997 830 0 830
1998 800 6 794
1999 782 0 782
2000 787 7 780
2001 679 0 679
2002 680 0 680
2003 671 0 671
2004 777 6 771
2005 713 7 706
2006 769 6 763
2007 703 0 703
2008 660 7 653
2009 674 0 674
2010 503 0 503
2011 537 0 537
2012 477 0 477
2013 419 0 419
2014 471 7 464
2015 387 6 381

Want to know about the popularity of the Eddie baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 224,270 babies born with the name Eddie in the United States. That's more than enough Eddies to occupy the territory of Mayotte (France) with an estimated population of 217,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given to 141 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Eddie" was in 1947 with a total of 4,454 babies. (That's a lot of baby Eddies)

According to the 1947 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Eddie" ranks #27 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Arkansas. Imagine that, 192 babies in Arkansas have the same name as you in 1947. Across the entire United States a total of 4,712 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Eddie" mean? The list below shows the origins of Eddie as well as things modernly associated with the name Eddie such as celebrities named Eddie.

Origin and Meaning of Eddie

The name "Eddie" is of English origin, and it means "Short form of names beginning with Ed". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Eddie Redmayne

Eddie Redmayne is an actor and model with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1998 to present. Eddie was born in 1982 as Edward John David Redmayne in London, England.

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Eddie Murphy

Eddie Murphy is a comedian with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1980 to present. Eddie was born in 1961 as Edward Regan Murphy in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.

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Eddie Vedder

Eddie Vedder is a musician specializing in alternative rock, folk rock, grunge, and hard rock music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1979 to present. Eddie was born in 1964 as Edward Louis Severson III in Evanston, Illinois, United States.

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Eddie Izzard

Eddie Izzard is a comedian with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1982 to present. Eddie was born in 1962 as Edward John Izzard in Colony of Aden.

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Eddie van Halen

Eddie van Halen is a musician, songwriter, producer, and arranger specializing in hard rock, heavy metal, pop rock, and electronic rock music with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1971 to present. Eddie was born in 1955 as Edward Lodewijk van Halen in Nijmegen, Netherlands.

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Eddie Guerrero

Eddie Guerrero is a professional wrestler. Eddie was born in 1967 as Eduardo Gory Guerrero Llanes in El Paso, Texas, U.S.

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Eddie Cibrian

Eddie Cibrian is an actor. Eddie was born in 1973 as Edward Carl Cibrian in Burbank, California, United States.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Eddie

Eddie Bauer
Eddie Huang
Eddie Jackson
Eddie Lacy
Eddie Ray Routh
Eddie Thawne

Alternative Meanings

E is for excite, your spirit is catching!

D is for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

I is for interest, you show in others.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

Your name in reverse order is "Eidde". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Eided". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Eddie born Jan 1, 1953

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Romania approximately on 1850. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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