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Eydie

What does Eydie mean?

Eydie Pronunciation of Eydie [ey-die] as a girls' name has its root in Old English, and Eydie means "strife for wealth". Eydie is a variant form of Edith (Old English): from ad gy.

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

Variations

Eydie has 6 variants: Eadie, Eda, Edee, Edi, Edie and Edy.

9 more alternative forms via Edith: Eadith, Ede, Edita, Edithe, Ediva, Edythe, Eidith, Eyde and Eydith.

Creative forms:
(female) Eldie, Eyda, ..

(male) Eydo, Eyein, ..

Middle name pairings:
Eydie Karleigh (E.K.), ..

How popular is Eydie?

Eydie is an unusual first name for women. Eydie is also an unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Edith (#526 from recent data), Edie (#1802), Edythe and Eda are the prominent alternative forms of Eydie (outside Top 2000). Other variants, like Eydith, are seldom used. These forms of Eydie were popular as birth names during 1890-1899 (median #697) and are now significantly less conventional (#1582, 95.2%). (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Eydie is pronounced similarly to Addi, Addie, Adi, Adia, Adie, Aidee, Audi, Audie, Ayda, Edda, Eddi, Eddie and Eddy. Other recommended names are Andie, Brydie, Byrdie, Cadie, Codie, Cydnie, Cyndie, Dedie, Dodie, Eadin, Edin, Edme, Effie, Elfie, Elkie, Ellie, Elodie, Elsie, Elvie, Emmie, Engie, Ephie, Eppie, Esmie, Essie, Ettie, Evie, Evvie, Eydra, Ezzie, Jodie, Judie, Kadie, Kodie, Kylie, Kyrie, Lidie, Lydie, Medie, Nadie, Rodie, Rudie, Rylie, Sadie, Saydie, Sudie, Sydnie, Syndie and Zadie. These names tend to be more commonly used than Eydie.

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