Eddie

Eddie - A very unique male name



  Feb 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Eddie, meaning wealthy, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #59. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Eddie and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Eddie? 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 Eddie. The baby boy name Eddie was given to 429 baby boys in 2012, ranking #552 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 3,825 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Eddie peaked in popularity 109 years ago in 1910 on position 59.



Famous with this name

Eddie Redmayne
Eddie Murphy
Eddie Cibrian


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Eddie is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Eddie is currently topping the baby name charts in Mississippi at position #259 - and is the least popular in Virginia at position #1,009.

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 Eddie is where you live.


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Eddie origin and meaning

Eddie is a 5 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means wealthy. To see famous people named Eddie, pop culture references for the name Eddie and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Eddie

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

Ed / 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
2012552
2011483
2010509
2009428
2008436
2007419
2006389
2005397
2004361
2003387
2002383
2001382
2000348
1999338
1998338
1997319
1996320
1995292
1994292
1993271
1992260
1991239
1990232
1989226
1988224
1987218
1986218
1985208
1984202
1983203
1982192
1981190
1980176
1979175
1978170
1977171
1976168
1975167
1974167
1973156
1972150
1971147
1970151
1969148
1968133
1967132
1966121
1965114
1964106
1963109
1962105
1961102
1960103
1959101
1958100
195796
195693
195592
195491
195397
195293
195190
195089
194980
194878
194780
194686
194581
194479
194380
194286
194178
194081
193982
193879
193782
193679
193587
193492
193393
193291
193195
193097
1929102
1928106
1927103
1926109
1925101
1924114
1923110
1922111
1921118
1920105
1919101
1918119
1917118
1916114
1915121
1914110
1913103
1912105
191178
191059

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Mississippi259
California332
Nevada370
Texas425
Arizona429
Georgia443
Florida528
Missouri538
Louisiana561
Illinois562
New York581
Washington596
North Carolina603
Tennessee659
Michigan669
Pennsylvania685
Wisconsin693
New Jersey717
Ohio718
Minnesota832
Colorado846
Maryland874
Indiana970
Virginia1009

Even more about Eddie


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 Eddie 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 Eddie?

2 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 Eddie
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 3,825
Letter count 5
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +429

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