"wealthy man's estate"

Edsel Origin and Meaning

The name Edsel is a boy's name of English origin meaning "wealthy man's estate".

Besides having an unappealing sound, has long been identified with a much-mocked Ford car model; use of this name is now restricted to the Ford family.

# 963 in the US

Edsel Rank in US Top 1000

Famous People Named Edsel

  • Edsel Fordson of car maker Henry Ford

Edsel in Pop Culture

  • Edsel Dundeecharacter in movie "Boogie Boy"
  • The Edselan automobile marque that was planned, developed, and manufactured by the Ford Motor Company for model years 1958,1960