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Origin and popularity of first name Edith

Origin of first name

Edith
(Sax.) From Eadith or Eade, an old Saxon name signifying happiness or blessed, from Eadig, happy, blessed, honorable. It has been corrupted to Ada and Ida. (Source : Geneanet)
Gender: Female
Name day: September 16 (Saint Edith)

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