Meaning:Prosperous in war
Edie is a girl’s name of British origin and is often used as a nickname or derivation of the name Edith. This cute and charming moniker has a cult following among parents who are drawn to names long forgotten by several generations. Once quite popular in the 1960s, Edie is making a well-deserved comeback for its everlasting and historical qualities. Deeply rooted in Anglo Saxon, Edie means “prosperous in war,” a direct translation of the Old English words for “riches” and “war.” This age-old origin story ensures that Edie isn’t going anywhere, empowering baby daily with an adorable but deceivingly striking name.
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