in the U.S.
Gender: Boy. Ranked #25 most popular
What does the name "Edward" mean?
Edward (English): Wealthy Guardian
The name "Edward" is of English origin and it means "Wealthy Guardian". It's a name commonly given to boys. There are 2 other names that are similar to this one.
E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!
D is for dandy, a description of you!
W is for warm hearted, it's you!
A is for admirable, you certainly are!
R is for rational, the way you think.
D is for discreet, you can keep a secret.
Your name in reverse order is "Drawde". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Aeddwr". 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.
How popular is the name "Edward" in the U.S.?
Want to know about the populiarty of Edward? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,286,568 babies born with the name Edward in the United States. That's more than enough Edwards to occupy the country of Mauritius with an estimated population of 1,286,051 (as of July 1, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 2,364 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Edward" was in 1924 with a total of 21,131 babies. (That's a lot of baby Edwards)
According to the 1965 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Edward" ranks #46 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Wyoming. Imagine that, 15 babies in Wyoming have the same name as you in 1965. Across the entire United States a total of 14,500 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?
Where is the name Edward popular?
The map shows the relative popularity of the name Edward in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the north east? Search for the name to check your answer!
Celebrities named Edward
Past life for Edward born Aug 2, 1945
I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Greece approximately on 675. Your profession was sailor and shoemaker.
You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.
Here's something for you to ponder on...
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