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Eddy (girl)

What does Eddy mean?

Eddy Pronunciation of Eddy [ed-dy] as a girls' name (also used more widely as boys' name Eddy) is a Hebrew name, and Eddy means "pleasure, delight". Eddy is a variant form of Edna (Hebrew).

Associated with: pleasure (joy).


Eddy has 3 variants: Eda, Eddi and Eddie.

5 more different relations via Edna: Eddna, Eddnah, Edina, Ednah and Ena.

Creative forms:
(female) Edei, Eidy, ..

(male) Edey, Edly, ..

Middle name pairings:
Eddy Vada (E.V.), ..

How popular is Eddy?

Eddy is an uncommonly occurring given name for women but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#1710 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Eda, Eddie, Edna, Ednah and Ena are the prominent varying forms of Eddy (not in Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Eddnah, are seldom used. These forms of Eddy were popular during the years 1900-1909 (median #748). (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Eda, Eddie, Edna, Ednah, Ena in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Eddy and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Eddy is alike in pronunciation to Adah, Adda, Addey, Addi, Addie, Addy, Adey, Adi, Adia, Adie, Ado, Ady, Aida, Auda, Audi, Ayda, Eadie, Edda, Edee, Edie, Edy, Eydie, Ida, Oda and Uda. Other recommended names are Andy, Biddy, Caddy, Cady, Cody, Dody, Ede, Eden, Edin, Edlyn, Edma, Edme, Edra, Edyn, Effy, Eily, Eiry, Elda, Elly, Elody, Elsy, Elvy, Emmy, Enda, Erda, Essy, Etty, Evey, Evvy, Evy, Eyde, Hedy, Jady, Jody, Judy, Kady, Kody, Lady, Maddy, Mady and Nady. These names tend to be more frequently used than Eddy.

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