Home > Edred


What does Edred mean?

Edred Pronunciation of Edred [edred] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Edred is "wealthy counsel". Anglo-Saxon name from ad meaning "riches" and raed meaning "counsel". The name of an obscure tenth-century king of England.

Associated with: old english, counsel, king, england.


Creative forms:
(male) Edres, Esred, ..

(female) Edredd, Edrte, ..

Middle name pairings:
Edred Dempsey (E.D.), ..

How popular is Edred?

Edred is an unusual given name for men and an uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Edred has not made it into the list thus far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Edred name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Edred outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Aldred, Edd, Edel, Eden, Eder, Edric, Edrik, Edsel, Efrem, Efren, Eldred, Eldrid, Elfred, Elldred (see Aldred), Elrad, Elrey, Elrod, Erek, Erez, Evered, Fred, Gared, Jared, Jered, Modred, Osred and Zared. These names tend to be more frequently used than Edred.

See names
in meaning and etymology.