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Eden

  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Hebrew
  • Meaning: Paradise
  • #1316 All Time
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How popular is the name "Eden" in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1917 7 0 7
1920 5 0 5
1921 6 0 6
1924 9 0 9
1934 5 0 5
1942 7 0 7
1943 13 5 8
1944 5 0 5
1945 15 5 10
1946 12 12 0
1947 17 10 7
1949 7 0 7
1950 6 6 0
1951 7 7 0
1952 5 5 0
1954 14 14 0
1955 26 20 6
1956 29 22 7
1957 30 21 9
1958 31 23 8
1959 34 27 7
1960 34 25 9
1961 57 47 10
1962 34 24 10
1963 42 29 13
1964 53 44 9
1965 47 38 9
1966 67 55 12
1967 48 41 7
1968 86 75 11
1969 88 72 16
1970 96 88 8
1971 93 87 6
1972 70 57 13
1973 65 54 11
1974 79 69 10
1975 77 63 14
1976 87 76 11
1977 79 67 12
1978 72 59 13
1979 78 55 23
1980 74 60 14
1981 89 73 16
1982 93 69 24
1983 72 56 16
1984 80 52 28
1985 135 105 30
1986 183 164 19
1987 222 200 22
1988 303 280 23
1989 331 303 28
1990 337 305 32
1991 324 288 36
1992 352 310 42
1993 357 318 39
1994 335 301 34
1995 373 325 48
1996 396 353 43
1997 396 351 45
1998 487 435 52
1999 556 494 62
2000 572 504 68
2001 815 739 76
2002 915 822 93
2003 1,015 903 112
2004 1,081 941 140
2005 1,134 1,000 134
2006 1,198 1,028 170
2007 1,549 1,363 186
2008 1,714 1,481 233
2009 1,799 1,568 231
2010 1,946 1,724 222
2011 1,989 1,729 260
2012 2,280 1,932 348
2013 2,416 2,036 380
2014 2,564 2,117 447

Want to know about the populiarty of Eden? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 30,124 babies born with the name Eden in the United States. That's more than enough Edens to occupy the territory of Gibraltar (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 29,441 (as of July 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1917 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Eden" was in 2014 with a total of 2,117 babies. (That's a lot of baby Edens)

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Eden" ranks #72 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Alaska. Imagine that, 10 babies in Alaska have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of 2,280 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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Where is the name Eden popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Eden in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Hebrew

Origin and Meaning of Eden

The name "Eden" is of Hebrew origin, and it means "Paradise". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Eden Riegel

Eden Riegel is an actress and voice artist with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1990 to present. Eden was born in 1981 as Eden Sonja Jane Riegel in Washington, D.C., U.S.

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Eden Roundtree

Eden was born in 1973.

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Alternative Meanings

E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!

D is for delight, a surprise from within.

E is for exotic, no lack of spirit here!

N is for nice, need I say more?

Your name in reverse order is "Nede". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ndee". 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 Eden born Dec 16, 2006

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 USA South-Central approximately on 1250. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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Here's something for you to ponder on...

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