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Origin

  • Old English

Meaning/history

  • From the words meaning protector and riches, guardian of wealth,
  • Guardian of happiness

Nicknames

  • ed,
  • Ted,
  • Bear,
  • Ned,
  • Eddie,
  • Teddy,
  • Woody,
  • Ward,
  • Eddy

Interesting Edwards

  • Edward Woodward,
  • Edward I,
  • Edward II,
  • Edward III,
  • Ed Balls,
  • Ed Miliband,
  • Edward Kennedy,
  • Edward Heath,
  • Edward Cullen (Twilight),
  • Eddie 'The Eagle' Edwards,
  • Eddie Izzard,
  • Eddie Vedder

Unfortunate Edwards

  • Edward The Confessor,
  • Edward Cullen (twilight)

Edward goes well with

Middle names/Siblings/Partners

  • Oliver,
  • William,
  • arthur,
  • Merlin,
  • alexander,
  • Peter,
  • Archie,
  • Lewis,
  • Imogen,
  • Henry,
  • James,
  • Martin

When I hear Edward
I think of...

  • Drama,
  • Leadership,
  • Twilight,
  • Banking,
  • Bear,
  • Firm of manner. Sexy.,
  • Posh,
  • Cute ,
  • My dad
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