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The name Edith is of Old English origin, and means prosperity in war.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Edith has been given to baby girls in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby girls in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Edith
Use of the Name Edith for Girls During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
259,932 30,042 9,719 4,353 2,119 779 397
The table below indicates the number of times the name Edith has been given to baby girls and baby boys each year, from 1880 through 2004.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to girls or boys, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Edith
  Used as a Girl Name Used as a Boy Name
Year RankCount RankCount
1880287689465
1881277786169
188229876  
188331881  
1884271,104  
1885311,0729815
1886311,1846589
1887291,2437707
1888291,4538417
1889291,5238227
1890301,4936859
1891291,509  
1892331,6259946
1893301,7338547
1894261,820  
1895271,940  
1896291,93273910
1897301,8228727
1898321,9818278
1899321,79462911
1900362,0699249
1901321,864  
1902331,852  
1903331,900  
1904331,94577310
1905302,136  
1906302,158  
1907322,1749439
1908272,410  
1909332,36581313
1910352,58483114
1911312,814  
1912313,837  
1913294,357  
1914315,196  
1915316,757  
1916287,303  
1917287,534  
1918307,859  
1919297,765  
1920327,764  
1921337,573  
1922347,142  
1923366,824  
1924366,897  
1925426,260  
1926425,770  
1927485,414  
1928564,835  
1929594,449  
1930614,270  
1931653,773  
1932693,567  
1933803,108  
1934813,011  
1935872,824  
1936872,756  
1937962,652  
19381022,597  
19391022,474  
1940982,518  
19411032,460  
19421142,452  
19431182,377  
19441232,172  
19451321,844  
19461361,967  
19471362,195  
19481402,080  
19491452,063  
19501501,953  
19511651,846  
19521831,645  
19532021,523  
19542101,425  
19552041,524  
19562111,477  
19572241,413  
19582301,316  
19592331,357  
19602431,285  
19612641,160  
19622851,015  
19632921,001  
1964296968  
1965300890  
1966314798  
1967343672  
1968368606  
1969381604  
1970391599  
1971409523  
1972412476  
1973443423  
1974453401  
1975473391  
1976458419  
1977534339  
1978541329  
1979551337  
1980550339  
1981581317  
1982604296  
1983610287  
1984611292  
1985618306  
1986576336  
1987615313  
1988604331  
1989600356  
1990561417  
1991532438  
1992554425  
1993577410  
1994495503  
1995448572  
1996569407  
1997552425  
1998591409  
1999584421  
2000564461  
2001597422  
2002571457  
2003684382  
2004681397  
Totals:  259,932 162

During the last 125 years, parents have used Edith as a girl's name about 99% of the time and less frequently (about 0% of the time) as a boy's name. 

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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