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GenderMasculine
UsageFrench
PronouncedPron.ED-MAWN
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Meaning & History

French form of EDMUND. A notable bearer was the English astronomer Edmond Halley (1656-1742), for whom Halley's comet is named.
DiminutiveEdmé
Feminine FormsEdmonde, Edmée
Other Languages & CulturesEadmund Anglo-Saxon Edmund, Ed, Eddie, Eddy, Ned English Edmund German Ödön, Ödi Hungarian Éamonn, Éamon, Eamon Irish Edmondo Italian Edmao, Mao Limburgish Edmund Polish Edmundo Portuguese Edmundo Spanish

Categories

astronomers, astronomy, currently out of the US top 1000, space, Thomas Hardy characters
Entry updated July 2, 2017   Contribute