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Gender: Male Meaning of Eddy: "wealthy guardian" Origin of Eddy: Diminutive of Edward

The name Eddy is a boy's name meaning "wealthy guardian". Eddy and discussed in our forums with posts like "Boys Makeover- Two Middles".

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Eddy, recently used by Celine Dion for one of her twin boys, was chosen to honor Eddy Marnay, who produced her first five records. Though less common a nickname for Edward than Eddie, Eddy is used more often on its own.

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Famous People Named Eddy

Richard Edward "Eddy" Arnold, American country music singer
Edouard Louis Joseph "Eddy" Merckx, Belgian cyclist
Edward "Eddy" Pettybourne, New Zealand rugby player
Eddy Anthony Curry, Jr., American basketball player
Edward Evan Duncan "Eddy" Howard., American singer and bandleader
Nelson Ackerman Eddy, American singer and actor
Eddy Angelil (b. 2010), son of French Canadian singer Celine Dion

Pop Culture References for the name Eddy

Ed, Edd & Eddy-Animated TV show on Cartoon Network
Eddy, character on TV's "Lab Rats"
Eddy Yanakakis, twin of protagonist Eli in the Compound novels