What does Eadie mean?
Eadie /ead-ie/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of the name Eadie is "strife for wealth". Eadie is an alternate spelling of Edith (Old English): from êad gyô. Compare surname Eady.
How popular is Eadie?
Eadie is a rare given name for women but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#19411 out of 150436, Top 13%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of Eadie and related names. Eda, Edie, Edith (#627 the previous year), Edyth and Edythe are the popular varying forms of Eadie (not ranked). These girl names reached the top of their popularity during the years 1880-1889 (usage of 0.5216%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.0746%, down 85.7%), with the forms Eda, Edith, Edyth and Edythe becoming less fashionable. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Eadie is pronounced similarly to Addie▼, Adie, Audie▼, Eddi and Eddie▼. Other suggested similar baby names are Cadie, Eadin, Ettie▼, Kadie, Nadie, Sadie▲ and Zadie. These names tend to be more commonly used than Eadie.