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Edsel

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Gender: Male Meaning of Edsel: "wealthy man's estate" Origin of Edsel: English

The name Edsel is a boy's name of English origin meaning "wealthy man's estate". Edsel and is often added to lists like Cool Boys’ Names—Rare, Unique and Unusual and discussed in our forums with posts like "Adding then Eliminating - Boys Themed".

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Besides having an unappealing sound, has long been identified with a much-mocked Ford car model; use of this name is now restricted to the Ford family.

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Ceebrown Says:

2019-04-13T12:51:17

My husband's grandfather was named Edsel. And we named our son after him.

paulapuddephatt Says:

2017-02-17T05:00:24

Unusual choice, and I do quite like it, as any name that can be shortened to Ed has some appeal. I still prefer Edward, Edwin, Edmund and Edgar, though.

Alicia1 Says:

2014-10-14T02:00:31

I think this name is wonderful and unusual. I don't like or drive Fords, I just think this is a badass name for a little boy! Very unexpected choice.