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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Ead

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From Proto-Germanic *audaz. Cognate with Old Saxon ōd, Old High German ōt, Old Norse auðr (Icelandic auður). Outside Germanic, perhaps with Albanian eth (“possession, property”).

  1. (poetic) happiness, prosperity
    Geþyld byþ middes .
    Patience is half of happiness.

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Popularity of Ead as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Ead U.S.
  White 90.26% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 3.25% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.25% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Ead

People with the last name Ead are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Ead

  • How Popular is the name Ead? As a last name Ead was the 113,791st most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Ead first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Ead is Friday, April 18th, 1884.
  • How unique is the name Ead? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Ead. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Ead: Your name in reverse order is Dae. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ade. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Ead? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 154 people with the last name Ead.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Ead? Ead is one of the most unique last names recorded.

What Eads Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Ead born Feb 25, 1939

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 Northern Canada approximately on 1400. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, and broker.

Psychologically, you had a Bohemian personality - mysterious, highly gifted, capable of understanding ancient books. Magical abilities, could be a servant of dark forces. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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