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male Edward [Boy] Added by: JustineMumsnet

Origin

  • Old English
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Meaning/history

  • Guardian of happiness
  • From the words meaning protector and riches, guardian of wealth
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Nicknames

  • Ward, Woody, Teddy, Eddie, Ned, Bear, Ted, ed
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Interesting Edwards

  • Eddie Vedder
  • Eddie Izzard
  • Edward Cullen (Twilight)
  • Edward Heath
  • Edward Kennedy
  • Ed Miliband
  • Ed Balls
  • Edward III
  • Edward II
  • Edward I
  • Edward Woodward
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Unfortunate Edwards

  • Edward Cullen (twilight), Edward The Confessor
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Edward goes well with

Middle names/Siblings/Partners

  • Henry, Imogen, Lewis, Archie, Peter, alexander, Merlin, arthur, William, Oliver
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When I hear Edward
I think of...

  • Firm of manner. Sexy.
  • Bear
  • Banking
  • Twilight
  • Leadership
  • Drama
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The Mumsnet verdict

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Edward will be a:

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Edward will wear:

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Edward will shop at:

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Edward's biscuits of choice will be:

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