Ed

Ed - A very unique male name



  May 20,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Ed, meaning wealthy, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #140. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Ed and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Ed? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Ed. The baby boy name Ed was given to 5 baby boys in 2009, ranking #4036 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 347,480 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Ed peaked in popularity 109 years ago in 1910 on position 140.



Famous with this name

Ed Harris
Ed O'Neill
Ed Skrein


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Ed is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Ed is currently topping the baby name charts in Florida at position #1,700 - and is the least popular in Florida at position #1,700.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Ed is where you live.


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Ed origin and meaning

Ed is a 2 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means wealthy. To see famous people named Ed, pop culture references for the name Ed and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Ed

We've found the following names that sound similar to Ed, sorted by popularity.

Eddie / Eddy / Edd / Edy / Eyad / Edi / Edu / Etai / Edith / Edahi /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20094036
20043446
20013548
20002913
19993008
19953189
19922639
19912392
19902795
19893093
19861755
19852207
19832087
19822331
19811677
19801608
19791839
19762029
19751540
19741114
19731183
19721092
1971876
1970752
1969698
1968602
1967580
1966513
1965449
1964377
1963344
1962331
1961320
1960308
1959296
1958297
1957372
1956470
1955542
1954597
1953599
1952626
1951664
1950520
1949438
1948405
1947354
1946326
1945337
1944342
1943342
1942361
1941352
1940358
1939353
1938341
1937336
1936338
1935355
1934333
1933329
1932346
1931363
1930392
1929421
1928385
1927369
1926336
1925387
1924362
1923359
1922343
1921353
1920339
1919300
1918300
1917314
1916320
1915274
1914257
1913249
1912239
1911176
1910140

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Florida1700

Even more about Ed


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Ed a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Ed?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1910
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Ed
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 347,480
Letter count 2
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1910
2009 births +5

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