What does Ed mean?
Ed▼ has 1 variant: Edd▼.
For more on this name, see also the related boy name Eddie.
Ed▼ has 49 more related variations via Edgar, Edmund, Edward, Edwin: Duarte, Eadbhard, Eadgar, Eadger, Eadmund, Eadward, Eadwinn, Eamon, Eamonn, Eddie▼, Eddy▼, Edgard, Edgardo▼, Edik, Edison▲, Edlin, Edmon, Edmond▼, Edmonde, Edmondine, Edmondo, Edmundo, Edmwnd, Edoardo, Edouard, Eduard, Eduarde, Eduardo▲, Eduino, Edvard, Edvardas, Edvin, Edwardo▼, Edwards, Edwyn, Eideard, Ekewaka, Eudard, Eumann, Ewart, Lalo, Ned▼, Neddie, Neddy, Odon, Ogier, Ted▼, Teddie and Teddy▼.
Ed is a very popular first name for males (#373 out of 1220, Top 31%) but a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the baby name popularity of Ed for boys. Ed reached its highest rank of #62 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Prominent related forms of Ed listed in the Top 1000 are Edd, Eddie (#590 last year), Eddy, Edgar (#300), Edgardo, Edison (#690), Edmond, Edmund, Eduardo (#261), Edvin, Edward (#160), Edwardo, Edwin (#297), Ned, Ted and Teddy. Usage of these boy names was at its peak during 1950-1959 and has become much less since, with forms like Eddie, Edgar, Edwin, Ned and Ted becoming somewhat outmoded. Edison (#690) and Eduardo (#261) are two of the more fashionable birth names among these, with Edison enjoying a rebound in usage. Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Ed and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)