Edward - boys name

Edward name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 99%

Edward name meaning:

Origin: English

Guardian of prosperity.


Saints names, Dickens names, Victorian names

Related names

Edward , Duardo, Ed, Eddie , Eddy , Edoardo , Edorta, Edouard, Eduardo , Edwardo, Ned , Neddie, Neddy, Teddie

Other boys names beginning with E


Overall UK ranking: 29 out of 4789

1806 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (199)

Historical popularity of Edward

The graph below shows the popularity of the boys's name Edward from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Edward in 2023