Edie - girls name

Edie name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 98%

Edie name meaning:

The name Edie is a diminutive form of the name Edith, which has Old English origins. Edith means "prosperous in war" or "wealthy war" and was a popular name among Anglo-Saxon royalty and nobility. Over time, Edie has become a name in its own right, often given as a standalone name rather than a nickname.

The name Edie carries a sense of strength and resilience due to its association with war and prosperity. It exudes a certain charm and elegance, while also being approachable and friendly. Girls named Edie are often seen as confident and independent individuals, capable of overcoming challenges and achieving success.

Overall, the name Edie embodies a combination of powerful qualities associated with prosperity, wealth, and war, while still maintaining a feminine and graceful appeal. It is a name that suggests a strong and capable nature, making it an excellent choice for parents who desire a name with a rich history and a touch of empowerment.

Origin: German

Rich gift.

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Overall UK ranking: 115 out of 5581

446 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (236)

Historical popularity of Edie

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