Gender: Boy. Popularity for the Last 10 Years: 10 (Ranked #265).
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 electric, a sparkling trait!
D is for desire, your thoughts do aspire.
W is for wisdom, you acquire with age.
A is for admirable, you certainly are!
R is for reasonable, your understanding way.
D is for dandy, a description of you!
Your name in reverse order is "Drawde". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Dadwre". 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 1994 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Edward" is not a popular baby boy's name in Missouri. Imagine that, only 64 babies in Missouri have the same name as you in 1994. Across the entire United States a total of 4,541 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 new england region? Search for the name to check your answer!
Celebrities named Edward
Past life for Edward born Dec 31, 1925
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 Austria approximately on 725. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.
You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.
Here's something for you to ponder on...
Do the Name Game - Acrostic Challenge - This game is very simple to play. All you have to do is think of another name to spell out each letter of your name.