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pinWhat does Edlin mean?

Edlin /ed-lin/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Edlin). Edlin's roots are Old German and Old English, and Edlin means "noble; wealthy friend". Edlin is an alternate spelling of Edel (Old German) with the suffix -in. Edlin is also a derivative of Edwin (Old English).


Edlin has 1 variant: Adlin.

Edlin has 15 more alternative forms via Edel, Edwin: Adel, Eadwinn, Ed, Eddie, Eddy, Edelin, Eduino, Edvin, Edwyn, Ned, Neddie, Neddy, Ted, Teddie and Teddy.

Kreatif forms: Edlinne, Erlin. [more]

pinHow popular is Edlin?

Edlin is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#19687 out of 150436, Top 13%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Displayed below is an analysis of the usage of the boy name Edlin and affiliated names. Ed, Eddie (#590 a year ago), Eddy, Edvin, Edwin (#297), Ned, Ted and Teddy are the popular varying forms of Edlin (not ranked). These boy names were at the peak of their popularity during 1940-1949 (usage of 0.6343%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.1391%, down 78.1%), with versions like Eddie, Edwin, Ned, Ted and Teddy falling out of fashion. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ed, Eddie, Eddy, Edwin, Ned in U.S.

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ted, Teddy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Eddie, Edvin, Teddy outside U.S.

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Suggested similar baby names are Edin and Emlin. Like Edlin, these names are not frequently used.