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Eddie Meaning


What does Eddie mean?

The name Eddie is of English origin.

The meaning of Eddie is "wealthy guardian".

Eddie is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced E-ddie.

The Given Name Eddie

Eddie is a diminutive of Edward. See Edward for further details.

Eddie is good for parents who want a name that is luminous and elegant.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

Solidly popular, this one is a keeper.

Eddie falls into the classic name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Eddie Cahill, Eddie Cibrian, and Eddie Collins.

Eddie Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 668 in baby name popularity for boys with 381 occurrences. It ranked 14,929 in baby name popularity for girls with 6 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 592 in baby name popularity for boys with 464 occurrences. It ranked 13,416 in baby name popularity for girls with 7 occurrences.

View the Eddie Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Eddie has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Eddie to other names.

Eddie Related Names

Eddie is a diminutive of Edward.

Variants of the name Eddie include Eddy.

Famous Eddies

  • Eddie Cahill ~ Actor
  • Eddie Cibrian ~ Actor
  • Eddie Collins ~ Baseball Player
  • Eddie Gerard ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Eddie Giacomin ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Eddie Izzard ~ Actor
  • Eddie Mathews ~ Baseball Player
  • Eddie Murphy ~ Actor
  • Eddie Murray ~ Baseball Player
  • Eddie Plank ~ Baseball Player
  • Eddie Redmayne ~ Actor
  • Eddie Shore ~ Ice Hockey Player
  • Eddie Van Halen ~ Rock Musician
  • Eddie Vedder ~ Rock Musician

Eddie Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Eddie.

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Eddie Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Eddie in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Eddie.

Just for fun, see the name Eddie in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Eddie in Nautical Flags page.