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Gender: Male Meaning of Edmond: "wealthy protector" Origin of Edmond: English

The name Edmond is a boy's name of Dutch origin meaning "wealthy protector". Edmond and is often added to lists like Classic Baby Names with a Twist and discussed in our forums with posts like "Change two letters (5 names)".

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The sophisticated Edmond and its nearly-identical twin Edmund are coming out of mothballs now that Edward, inspired by Twilight, is once again a hot name. Parents looking for an alternative might gravitate to Edmond, a handsome classic that has both class and style.

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Famous People Named Edmond

Edmond O'Brien, American actor
Edmond H. Fischer, winner of the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine
Edmond Halley, English astronomer, geophysicist, mathematician, meteorologist and physicist who discovered Halley's Comet

Pop Culture References for the name Edmond

Edmond Dantes, the titular Count of Monte Cristo
Edmond's Sure to Rise Cookbooks
Edmond Elephant, character in children's television cartoon, Peppa Pig