US Popularity:710
Meaning:Wealthy friend; Rich friend
The name Edwin is full of optimism. Deriving from Old English words that mean “rich,” “wealthy,” and “friend,” Edwin is quite the prophecy for baby. After all, who wouldn't want a name that means "wealthy friend?" Edwin first became popular as a boy’s name in honor of St. Edwin, a seventh-century Northumbrian king, and has remained fashionable throughout history. Today, Edwin has a retro feel that makes it even more of a windfall.

Famous People Named Edwin

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  • Edwin Encarnacion
    Baseball Player
  • Edwin Hodge
  • Edwin Land
  • Edwin McCain

Edwin Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Edwin is currently #1281 on The Bump
Boy:Edwin is currently #349 on The Bump Boy Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Edwin is currently #710 in U.S. births
Boy:Edwin is currently #243 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
+ 1
from 2021
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