What secrets hide behind “Edna” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “Edna” is of Hebrew origin. It’s a name commonly given to girls.
Your name in reverse order is “Ande.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Aned.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘Edna’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Edna is a name that suggests you give up what you want so other people can have what they need. Like a six-sided cube, your personality is steady and balanced. You are very creative and artistically oriented but also willing to take action to accomplish your goals. Often you volunteer to work on civic projects and make your fair share of responsibility. Others seek your advice because you carefully listen to their problems.
Your heart’s desire is to help and care for those you love. You treasure family values and traditions. You are willing to sacrifice yourself for the sake of others. Giving advice is a natural ability for you. You are somewhat hesitant to show your artistic talents. People appreciate the love you give to them.
When people hear the name Edna, they perceive you as someone who is impressive, elegant, and noble. You possess qualities common to actors, dancers, and performers. People admire your confident personality. Unfortunately, there are others who get jealous of you. You prefer not to deal directly with only one person. Instead, you want to work on a grand scale.
You are a freedom-loving party person – active and restless. Your keen mind makes it difficult for others to fool you. You cleverly view a situation at different angles.
Your most likely vocation: teacher, philosopher, educator, religious zealot, scientist, minister, instructor, writer, producer of luxury and beauty goods, manager of restaurant, irrigationist, horticulturist, zoologist, shipping magnate.
Lucky colors: All varieties of blue except the very bright blues
Lucky gem(s): Emerald, turquoise
Lucky day(s): Sunday, Monday, and Friday
Lucky botanicals: Verbena, dog rose, violets, walnuts, all types of beans, apricot, almonds
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“Edna” is the 14th most popular baby girl’s name in Maryland as reported in the 1911 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, 72 babies in Maryland have the same name as you in 1911. A total of 3,968 babies also bear the same first name during that year in the U.S. From 1880 to 2018, the highest recorded use of this name was in 1918 with a total of 8,698 babies. That’s a lot of baby Ednas.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Edna” was recorded 295,418 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Ednas to occupy the country of French Polynesia with an estimated population of 288,506.
The name first appeared in the year 1880 and given to 588 newborn babies. It became a popular name in the year 1880 with a rank of #45 nationwide and was registered 588 times as a baby girl’s name. Edna became a popular girl’s name in the state of Kentucky in the year 1910. It ranked #5 with 160 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1918 in the state of Pennsylvania with 677 baby girls.
This name is a consistent top ranking girl’s name in the state of Mississippi for 51 years from 1910 to 1962 (may not be consecutive).
For the past four decades (1979 to 2018), the name “Edna” was recorded 6,031 times in the SSA database.
Now you know why your first name rocks. Time to show your creativity! Try exploring the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers, or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV, or movie characters. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
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