What does the name Edith mean?The meaning of the name “Edith” is: “Rich War”.
Used in: English speaking countries
Gender: Girl Names
Starts with: E
The first thing you should know if you consider choosing Edith for your baby's name is that in most countries all over the world the name Edith is a girl name.
The name Edith is of English origin, and is found to be used mostly in English speaking countries but also in a few other countries and languages of the world.
If you consider naming your baby Edith you should pay attention to the special meaning and history of the name as your baby’s name will play a big role in its life and will hear it forever. Searching for a name is a very important and fun process as it’s the very first gift you will give it. Many people believe that the name can affect success in life, in working career and other circumstances and choose more “respectable” names or name meanings as they believe that the name meaning reflects the personality of the child.
The name Edith meaning is “Rich War”. Keep in mind that many names may have different meanings in other countries and languages, so be careful that the name Edith that you might choose doesn’t mean something bad or unpleasant. Search comprehensively and find the name meaning of Edith and the name origin of Edith or any other name in our website. Also note the spelling and the pronunciation of the name Edith and how it sounds. Check the initials of the name Edith with your last name and the full name to see how it sounds. The history and meaning of the name Edith is very fascinating and interesting, learn more about it. (If you know more different meanings of the name and you would like to contribute click here to submit another name meaning).
The name Edith is categorized by us to the following categories: British Names, English Names, Germanic Names, Old English Names, Saints Names, Saxon Names. (If you would like to suggest one or more categories for the name, click here). We have plenty of different baby name categories to search for special meanings, popular and unique names, just take a look before choosing but also note that baby name categories are described and designed in order to give you some helpful ideas and not to be an influential factor when choosing a name. Instead, you should pay a greater attention to the origin and meaning of the name Edith. Read our baby name articles for useful tips regarding baby names and naming your baby. If you think of naming your baby with the beautiful name Edith, spread the love and share this with your friends.
Below you will find the popularity of the baby name Edith displayed annually, from 1880 to today in our name popularity chart. Put the cursor or click on the dots that represent a year to see how many babies were given the name for that year, for both genders, if available.
Note: The data above are from the Social Security Administrator of United States, (more info here) from Social Security card applications for births in US for every name, from 1880 until today. The gender associated with the name might be incorrect, as the data presents the record applications without being edited for errors. The names popularity and ranking is annually announced, so for this year the data will not be available until next year. The more babies that are given a name, the higher popularity ranking the name receive. If various names have the same number of occurrences, the tie is solved by assigning popularity rank in alphabetical order. That means that that if two or more names have the same number of occurrences the rankings may vary significantly, as they are set in alphabetical order.If a name has less than 5 occurrences, the SSA excludes it from the provided data to protect privacy.If you’re not sure yet, see our wide selection of both boy names and girl names all over the world to find the ideal name for your new born baby. We offer a comprehensive and meaningful list of popular names and cool names along with origin of the name, meaning, pronunciation, popularity and additional information about each name.