Edward

Male

Meaning

Wealthy Guardian

Origin

British

Pronunciation

/ˈɛdwərd/

Traits associated with the name Edward:

Dogs named Edward tend to be loving, affectionate, and industrious. This name is also associated with companionship, and intelligence.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Edward?

That you have a fondness for classic names and may have a soft spot for the classic novel, "Edward Scissorhands."

Is Edward a good dog name?

Edward has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. Edward isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Popularity: Overall

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Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

Edward is not a popular dog name. That's great if you like to stand out from the crowd!

Popularity: Historical Trend

Edward was, in the past month, the 24th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of May 2024, Edward is becoming ever more niche with new puppy owners. Our stats suggest that the name is less fashionable than it was at this time last year.

In general, this name has held steady in popularity with PupNames.com visitors.

In the past week, Edward was viewed 0 times, and liked 0 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Edward's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.

Edward is most adored in Nebraska, Indiana and Oklahoma.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in Georgia, Ohio and Utah.

Popularity: Around The World

And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Edward.

Most popular breeds named Edward:

  1. Labrador Retriever
  2. Brussels Griffon
  3. Rat Terrier
  4. Cocker Spaniel
  5. German Shepherd

Famous dogs named Edward:

  • film icon A cardigan welsh corgi named Edward played a role in the movie The Accidental Tourist.

Edward is found in these categories:

preppy dog names
preppy

Hails from British royalty and Twilight's polished vampire protagonist.

scottish dog names
scottish

Derived from Old English, popular in Scotland during Middle Ages.

posh dog names
posh

Royalty often favors this moniker, lending it an aristocratic air.

old fashioned dog names
old-fashioned

Royalty christened their canine companions Edward in Victorian times.

british dog names
british

Associated with several English kings and Prince Charles's eldest son.

Dog names like Edward:

Rich Protector
Rich/Prosperous Friend
Genuine, bold or brave
Home ruler
Sherlock holmes smart sidekick.
Pledge, Nobleman
Edward dog name meaning

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