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Neddie

What does Neddie mean?

Neddie Pronunciation of Neddie [ned-die] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Neddie) is of Old English derivation, and Neddie means "wealthy protector; wealthy guard; wealthy friend". Neddie is an alternate spelling of Edmund (Old English). Neddie is also a variation of Edward (Old English). Neddie is also used as a derivative of Edwin (Old English).

Associated with: old english, wealthy, protector (defender), friend.

Variations

Neddie has 1 variant: Neddy.

4 more relations via Edmund, Edward, Edwin: Eddie, Ned, Teddie and Teddy.

Creative forms:
(male) Naidie, Nesdie, ..

(female) Neddi, Neddia, ..

Middle name pairings:
Neddie Xavier (N.X.), ..

How popular is Neddie?

Neddie is a rare given name for males. Neddie is also a unique surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Neddie (not ranked) are Eddie (#668 a year ago), Edmund (#1109), Edward (#158), Edwin (#311), Ned, Teddie and Teddy (#1708). Usage of these relations of Neddie was at its most widespread 135 years ago (usage of 2.62%) and is now much less (usage 0.23%, 91.2% less), with versions like Edmund becoming less fashionable. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Eddie, Edmund, Edward, Edwin, Ned in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Teddie, Teddy in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Addie, Andie, Ardie, Baldie, Beatie, Benjie, Bennie, Berkie, Bernie, Bodie, Bradie, Brodie, Buddie, Byrdie, Cadbie (see Cadby), Chaddie, Codie, Dandie, Denlie, Dennie, Derbie, Ferdie, Fergie, Freddie, Gardie, Geddis, Geordie, Gordie, Hecie, Heckie, Heinie, Hendrie, Henlie, Herbie, Hermie, Hewie, Jeffie, Jerrie, Jessie, Kearie, Keelie, Kelbie, Kelsie, Kenlie, Kennie, Kerbie, Kerrie, Kodie, Laddie, Lemmie, Lennie, Leslie, Nadeir, Nadim, Neale, Nealle, Neile, Neille, Nesbit, Nevil, Nevile, Nevin, Nickie, Normie, Norrie, Paddie, Percie, Perrie, Randie, Reggie, Rennie, Roddie, Rodnie, Rudie and Tandie. These names tend to be more frequently used than Neddie.

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