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Eden Meaning


What does Eden mean?

The name Eden is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Eden is "pleasure, delightful, dlightful paradise".

Eden is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced E-den.

The Given Name Eden

Memorable and valiant, it is a name considered by many parents.

A name fit for a child full of dazzle and familiarity, a little pathfinder.

Eden has no variant spellings.

Eden falls into the biblical name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Eden Espinosa, and Eden Hazard.

Eden Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 146 in baby name popularity for girls with 1,894 occurrences. It ranked 488 in baby name popularity for boys with 594 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 139 in baby name popularity for girls with 2,090 occurrences. It ranked 491 in baby name popularity for boys with 588 occurrences.

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

Eden Related Names

Famous Edens

  • Eden ~ Biblical Character (2 Chr. 29:12, 2 Chr. 31:15), Biblical Character (Ezek. 27:23, Gen. 2:8)
  • Eden Espinosa ~ Actress
  • Eden Hazard ~ Soccer Player
  • Eden Riegel ~ Actress
  • Eden Sher ~ Actress

Eden Numerology

What will your new littleEden be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

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Eden Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Eden.

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