US Popularity:1008
Meaning:Prosperous in strife
Not one to shy away from adversity, Edith is a feminine name that balances success and struggle without reserve. British in origin, Edith comes from the Old English Eadgyð, encompassing the elements ead, meaning "riches" or "blessed," and gyð, meaning "war." Defined as "prosperous in strife," Edith is a title prone to underestimation, which only bodes well for those who bear it. In the pages of history, Edith is most recognised as the daughter of Edgar the Peaceful, who embraced her nobility and faith in equal measure. Known for her intellect, high tastes, and profound piety, Edith considered outward appearances to hold little weight on one's inner soul. A walking testament to the error of judging a book by its cover, this sainted figure is an excellent reminder for baby to honor their heart's desires no matter what the critics may say.

Famous People Named Edith

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  • Edith Roosevelt
    United States First Lady
  • Edith Wharton

Edith Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Edith is currently #1179 on The Bump
Girl:Edith is currently #538 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Edith is currently #1008 in U.S. births
Girl:Edith is currently #372 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 16
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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