Gender: Male Origin of Eddard: Variation of Edward

Eddard Origin and Meaning

The name Eddard is a boy's name .

Eddard is a spin on Edward created by author George R.R. Martin for the Game of Thrones series. Eddard, usually known as Ned, Stark was the wise and good King of the North whose shocking murder at the end of the first season of the TV show set off years of chaos. While Eddard as a name may have more earthly ties than Sansa or Daenerys, it's linked firmly to the Game of Thrones franchise and will peg you as a fan.

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Jenny of Oldstones Says:


Eddard Stark was never King in the North, he was the Lord of Winterfell and Warden of the North. Lol, I like the name but would it be too quirky for an actual baby?