The name Edda is a girl's name of Italian, Polish origin meaning "poetry". Edda and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names: Unusual and Rare and discussed in our forums with posts like ""Don't call me ___, I go by ___"".
From the experts:
This Old Norse girls' name has a lovely meaning but not too appealing a sound when removed from her native habitat. If you're looking for a girl namesake name for Ed, try Edwina instead.