What does Ed mean?
Ed▼ has 1 variant: Edd▼.
Related boy name: Eddie.Creative forms:
(male) Eld, End, ..
(female) Eer, Ei, .. Middle name pairings:
Ed Kylin (E.K.), ..
How popular is Ed?
Ed is a very popular first name for males (#373 out of 1220, Top 31%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#65668 out of 150436, Top 44%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Ed was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its highest rank of #62 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related boy names. Prominent related forms of Ed listed in the Top 2000 are Edd, Eddie (#668 from recent data), Eddy (#1433), Edgar (#317), Edmon, Edmund (#1109), Edvin, Edward (#158), Edwin (#311), Ned and Ted. Other variants, like Odon, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Ed was at its peak a century ago (usage of 3.2%) and has become much less since (usage 0.3%, ▼91%), with forms like Edwin becoming less stylish.