What does Edwards mean?
(male) Edard, Sewards, ..
(female) Middle name pairings:
Edwards Keshawn (E.K.), ..
How popular is Edwards?
Edwards is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#53 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Edwards (outside Top 2000) rated in the Top 2000 are Eduardo (#251 last year), Edward (#158), Edwardo and Ewart. These forms of Edwards were at the top of their popularity in the 1880s (usage of 2.11%) and are now much less common (usage 0.21%, ▼90%), with the form Edward becoming less fashionable. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Eckard, Eckardt, Edgar▼, Edgard, Edgardo▼, Edmar, Ellard, Erhard, Erhardt, Evarts, Evrard, Ewald and Eward. These names tend to be more frequently used than Edwards.See names in meaning and etymology.