What does Edmond mean?
Edmond /ed-mond/ [2 sylls.] as a name for boys. Edmond's root is Old English, and Edmond means "wealthy protector". Edmond is an alternate form of Edmund (Old English) with the suffix -ond.
How popular is Edmond?
Edmond is a very popular first name for males (#500 out of 1220, Top 41%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#4125 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of Edmond for boys. Edmond reached its peak position of #257 in the U.S. in the 1890s, but is not ranked currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Eddie (#590 a year ago), Ted, Teddy, Ned, Eddy, Ed and Edmund are the popular related forms of Edmond appearing in the Top 1000. Adoption of these boy names was at its apex during the years 1940-1949 (usage of 0.6894%) and has become significantly lower since (usage 0.0513%, down 92.6%), with forms like Eddie, Ed, Edmund, Eddy and Ned falling out of fashion. Below is a charted analysis of the popularity of the boy name Edmond and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)