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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Edman

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Alt. Meaning

E is for easy going, no ruffles here.

D is for dashing, the romantic you!

M is for mirth, your laughter.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

N is for number one, make sure to take care of yourself above all others

Notable Persons Named Edman

Edman Ayvazyan is a painter. Edman was born in 1939 in Tehran.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Edman

Göran Edman is a hard rock and heavy metal music musician. He plays Vocal music. He was most active from 1984 to present. Göran was born on April 28th, 1956 in Söderhamn.


Erik Edman is a soccer player for the Habo IF, Helsingborgs IF, Torino F.C., Karlsruher SC, AIK Fotboll, SC Heerenveen, Tottenham Hotspur F.C., Stade Rennais F.C., Wigan Athletic F.C., Sweden national under-17 football team, Sweden national under-19 football team, and Sweden national under-21. Erik was born on November 11th, 1978 in Jönköping, Sweden.


V. was born in 1900. He breathed his last breath in 1967.


Pehr Victor Edman was a scientist in the field of molecular biology. Pehr was born on April 14th, 1916 in Stockholm. He died on March 19th, 1977.


Jens was born on December 28th, 1976.


Phil Edman is a Member of the Western Australian Legislative Council for South Metropolitan Region and Member of theWestern Australian Legislative CouncilforSouth Metropolitan Region. Phil was born on August 24th, 1970.


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Popularity of Edman as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Edman U.S.
  White 85.57% 64.26%
  African American 8.79% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.37% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.69% 16.26%

Of Last Name Edman

People with the last name Edman are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Edman

  • How Popular is the name Edman? Edman is the 29,540th most popular name of all time. As a last name Edman was the 17,927th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Edman have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 164 babies born with the first name Edman in the United States. That's more than enough people named Edman to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Edman? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1912 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Edman first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Edman is Tuesday, February 20th, 1877.
  • What year had the most people named Edman born? The highest recorded use of the first name Edman was in 1916 with a total of 11 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Edman: Your name in reverse order is Namde. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Enmad. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Edman? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,559 people with the last name Edman.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Edman? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Edman as their last name since less than 1 person in 189k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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