What does Eden mean?
Eden /eden/ as a girls' name (also used less widely as boys' name Eden) is pronounced EED'n. It is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Eden is "place of pleasure". Also sometimes used as a pet form of Edith. Biblical: the name of God's garden paradise for Adam and Eve.
Related girl name: Edna.Kreatif forms:
(female) Edene, Een, ..
(male) Edea, Edenea, ..
How popular is Eden?
Eden is a very popular first name for females (#1878 out of 4276, Top 44%) and also a very popular last name for both adults and children (#4597 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name statistics of Eden for girls. Eden was first listed in 1960-1969 and reached its highest rank of #151 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Edith (#627 in 2014), Edie (#1774), Edyth, Edna and Eda are the popular related forms of Eden (#151 in 2014) ranked in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Eden was common in the 1900s (usage of 1.75%) and is now significantly diminished (usage 0.17%, down 90.5%), with forms such as Edna going out of style. Edith has generally been popular among parents, though Eden is now higher in the list.
Eden▲ is alike in pronunciation to Adan, Adeen, Aden, Adene, Adin, Adine, Aidan, Aiden, Audan, Audene, Ayden, Aydenn, Eadan, Edwine, Eiddwen and Idone. Other suggested similar names are Arden, Aren, Aven, Bren, Edana, Edda, Eddi, Eddna, Eddy, Edeena, Edina, Edlin, Edlyn, Edma, Edme, Edmea, Edmee, Edra, Edwena, Edyna, Eena, Eiren, Elan, Eleen, Elen, Elena▲, Elene, Eleni, Elin▲, Ellen▼, Elon, Elyn, Eman, Emer, Ened, Erena, Erene, Erin▼, Eryn, Etel, Evan, Eve▲, Evey, Evon, Glen, Gwen, Iren, Jaden▼, Jen, Pen, Ryen and Wren▲. These names tend to be less commonly used than Eden.