Meaning and Name Origin
Eduardo \e-duar-do, edu(a)-rdo\ as a name for boys is of Old English derivation, and Eduardo means "wealthy guard". Eduardo is a form of Edward (Old English): from êad meaning "riches" and weard meaning "guard". Very common given name.
Eduardo▲ has 24 more related forms via Edward: Duarte, Eadbhard, Eadward, Ed▼, Eddie▼, Eddy▼, Edik, Edison▲, Edouard, Eduard, Eduarde, Edvard, Edvardas, Edwards, Eideard, Ekewaka, Eudard, Ewart, Lalo, Ned▼, Neddie, Ted▼, Teddie and Teddy▼.
Eduardo is a very prominent first name for males (#296 out of 1220, Top 24%) and also a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#38113 out of 88799, Top 43%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Eduardo for boys. Eduardo entered the list in 1890-1899 and reached its highest position of #112 in the U.S. in the year 2001, and is at #261 currently. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the boy name Eduardo and corresponding names. Popular varying forms of Eduardo (#261 a year ago) rated in the Top 1000 are Edward (#160 a year ago), Eddie (#590), Edison (#690), Ted, Teddy, Ned, Edwardo, Ed and Eddy. These boy names reached the height of their popularity during 1940-1949 and have become much less popular since, with versions such as Eddie, Ted, Teddy, Ned and Edwardo falling out of style. Edison (#690) and Eduardo (#261) are two of the more trendy birth names in this list, with Edison undergoing a rebound in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)
A suggested similar baby name is Edgardo. Like Eduardo, this name is not commonly used.