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Edwin Meaning


What does Edwin mean?

The name Edwin is of English origin.

The meaning of Edwin is "wealthy guardian".

Edwin is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Ed-win.

The Given Name Edwin

The classic name Edwin, has a wonderfully memorable quality.

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A sweet name that will rock parents.

Edwin falls into the classic name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Edwin 'Buzz' Aldrin, and Edwin G. Krebs.

Edwin Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 311 in baby name popularity for boys with 1,137 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 298 in baby name popularity for boys with 1,181 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

The trend's your friend. See how Edwin has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Edwin Name Popularity Page.

Edwin Related Names

Variants of the name Edwin include Edwyn.

The name Edwina is a form of Edwin.

Famous Edwins

  • Edwin ~ Saint
  • Edwin 'Buzz' Aldrin ~ Astronaut
  • Edwin G. Krebs ~ Nobel Prize for Medicine 1992
  • Edwin Hernandez ~ Soccer Player
  • Edwin Hubble ~ Scientist
  • Edwin Linkomies ~ Finnish Prime Minister (1943-1944)
  • Edwin McMillan ~ Nobel Prize for Chemistry 1951
  • Edwin Valencia ~ Soccer Player
  • Edwin van der Sar ~ Soccer Player

Edwin 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 Edwin.

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Edwin Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Edwin.

Just for fun, see the name Edwin 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 Edwin in Nautical Flags page.