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Origin and popularity of first name Edward

Origin of first name

Edward
(Sax.) From Ead, blessed, and ard, nature or disposition. (Source : Geneanet)
Gender: Male
Name day: October 13 (Saint Edward)

Popularity of the first name Edward

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Geographical distribution of the first name Edward

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