Meaning and name origin
For more information, see also the related boy name Edward.
Edison is a somewhat popular first name for males (#1083 out of 1220, Top 89%) and an even more popular surname or last name for all people (#5750 out of 88799, Top 6%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Edison for boys. Edison reached its highest rank of #660 in the U.S. in 2013. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Edison and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Edward (#160), Edison (#690), Eddy and Edson. (2014 statistics).