Other Origin(s):Scandinavian
Meaning:Wealthy guard, rich guard
If luxurious living is what you’ve got in line for your little one, look no further than Edvard, a boy’s name of English origin, meaning “wealthy guard.” While the name Edvard is a popular pick in Scandinavian countries, parents can also delight in its direct connections to the Anglo-Saxon name Edward, whose elements ead and weard collide to create a daring definition of “rich guard.” If you’re all for Norwegian arts, you’ll also love Edvard for its prominence among Norwegian authors and musical artists, like award-winning novelist Edvard Hoem and jazz bassist Edvard Askeland.

Famous People Named Edvard

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  • Edvard Munch
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