Eden

Eden - A very unique female name



  Dec 12,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Eden, meaning place of pleasure, delight, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1955 on position #1810. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Eden and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Eden? 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 Eden. The baby girl name Eden was given to 1,900 baby girls in 2012, ranking #161 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 744 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Eden peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 161.



Famous with this name

Harry Eden
Eden Sher
Eden Gough


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Eden is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Eden is currently topping the baby name charts in Montana at position #69 - and is the least popular in New Jersey at position #437.

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 Eden is where you live.


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Eden origin and meaning

Eden is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means place of pleasure, delight. To see famous people named Eden, pop culture references for the name Eden and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Eden

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

Edna / Edwina / Edmonia / Ethan / Edwin / Edyn / Edona / Edina / Edmae / Etna /

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
2012161
2011180
2010178
2009204
2008229
2007255
2006320
2005322
2004339
2003343
2002363
2001392
2000514
1999515
1998555
1997638
1996633
1995675
1994700
1993695
1992707
1991741
1990714
1989657
1988702
1987906
1986979
19851281
19842144
19832160
19821674
19812324
19802074
19791974
19782368
19771942
19761550
19751645
19741581
19731570
19721763
19711259
19701463
19691233
19681322
19671690
19661592
19651594
19641677
19631835
19621842
19611528
19601798
19591803
19582223
19571922
19551810

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Montana69
Alaska78
Mississippi84
Tennessee87
Arkansas92
Iowa96
South Carolina97
Oklahoma105
Alabama107
South Dakota107
Kentucky107
Utah111
Vermont112
Louisiana118
Georgia119
New Mexico122
North Carolina128
Oregon135
Wisconsin137
Indiana140
Arizona141
Minnesota144
Nebraska147
Virginia149
Kansas158
Pennsylvania159
Washington176
District of Columbia178
Michigan179
Colorado180
Ohio181
North Dakota185
Missouri195
Illinois200
Hawaii202
Maryland207
Texas207
Idaho207
New Hampshire208
Florida212
West Virginia218
California225
New York244
Connecticut246
Maine249
Massachusetts288
Nevada379
New Jersey437

Even more about Eden


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 Eden 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 female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Eden?

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
2012
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Eden
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 744
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1955
2012 births +1,900

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