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Edithe

What does Edithe mean?

Edithe Pronunciation of Edithe [edithe] as a name for girls has its root in Old English, and the meaning of Edithe is "strife for wealth". Edithe is a version of Edith (Old English): from ad gy.

Associated with: old english, strife (battle), wealth.

Variations

Edithe has 6 variants: Eadith, Edyth, Edythe, Eidith, Eidyth and Eydith.

13 more relations via Edith: Eadie, Ede, Edee, Edi, Edie, Edita, Editha, Editta, Ediva, Edyta, Edytha, Eidytha and Eydie.

Creative forms:
(female) Eithe, Elithe, ..

(male) Edidie, Edieth, ..

Middle name pairings:
Edithe Drew (E.D.), ..

How popular is Edithe?

Edithe is an uncommon first name for women. Edithe is also a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Prominent varying forms of Edithe (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000 are Edie (#1802 in 2015), Edith (#526), Editha, Edyth and Edythe. Other variants, like Eadie, are seldom used. These relations of Edithe reached the peak of their popularity during the years 1890-1899 (average #943) and are now much less conventional (#1665, 95% less usage), with versions like Edythe becoming less in vogue. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Edie, Edith, Editha, Edyth, Edythe in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Edith outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Agathe, Anthe, Aoibhe, Berthe, Blithe, Blythe, Brighe, Cathe, Eartha, Ebeth, Eddie, Edelie, Edelle, Edin, Edina, Edira, Edme, Edmee, Ednah, Edvige, Edwige, Edwine, Eike, Eilith, Eire, Eithne, Eitna, Elethea, Eliane, Elice, Eliese, Eliette, Eline, Elise, Elisee, Elish, Elisha, Elisse, Elita, Elithia, Elitta, Elize, Elshe, Eltha, Elthea, Emilee, Emilie, Emille, Erike, Erinne, Erisha, Ertha, Erthel (see Eartha), Estee, Esther, Eth, Etha, Ethel, Ettie, Evanthe, Evette, Evie, Evita, Faithe, Faythe, Grethe, Ianthe, Judithe, Kaethe, Kathe, Leithe, Lethe, Olathe, Ruthe and Xanthe. These names tend to be more commonly used than Edithe.

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