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Gender: Female Meaning of Edina: "wealthy" Origin of Edina: English

Edina Origin and Meaning

The name Edina is a girl's name of English, Hungarian origin meaning "wealthy".

Edina is an infectious-sounding Minnesota place-name, featured in the British cult hit TV show "Absolutely Fabulous." Edina is also a poetic name for Edinburgh and is a common name in contemporary Hungary. Though some sources list its origins as Hungarian, more peg it as a variation of Edwina, the feminine form of Edwin, an English name.

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Pop Culture References for the name Edina

Edeena, Adina, Adena, Edyna

Comments

otheralix Says:

2015-06-12T16:05:48

I think this name is lovely and has a lovely sound. I work for an Adina and I get so many compliments, like I had a hand in naming her haha

dudeitskelly Says:

2015-06-12T15:17:47

It's also pretty close to "edema"...

Zelliew Says:

2015-06-12T12:42:05

Edina is only marginally better than Edwina.........at least it eliminates the ' weena ' sound. I suppose

The_Supernatural_Hufflepuff Says:

2014-08-21T02:42:19

Edina, MN was almost called Hennepin Park or Westfield and has the (Kind of mean) acronym 'Every Day I Need Attention' referencing the stereotypical Edina resident as wealthy and aloof. The founder of Famous Dave's David W. Anderson is a notable Edinans as is Ric Flair who lived there as a child. :) Andrew Zimmern also resides there with his family :) Just some random facts about Edina, MN. :)