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in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Edin mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Edin

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User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from New York, U.S. says the name Edin means "The name Edin means 'Hope' or 'Faith' In Bosnian and Middle Eastern culture".
  2. A user from Netherlands says the name Edin is of Hebrew origin and means "Edin is a predominantly Bosnian masculine given name of Aramaic and Hebrew origin also found in Eastern European and Central European republics as well as South America".
  3. A user from Slovenia says the name Edin is of Arabic origin and means "Faith".
  4. A submission from Italy says the name Edin means "Happy truly" and is of Bengali origin.
  5. A user from Korea, Republic of says the name Edin is of Hebrew origin and means "delight".
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Notable Persons Named Edin

Notable Persons Named Edin

Edin Džeko

Edin Džeko is a soccer player for the A.S. Roma, FK Željezničar Sarajevo, FK Teplice, FK Ústí nad Labem, VfL Wolfsburg, Manchester City F.C., Bosnia, Herzegovina national under-19 football team, Herzegovina national under-21 football team, and Herzegovina national football team. Edin was born on March 17th, 1986 in Sarajevo.

Dino Merlin

Dino Merlin is a pop rock musician. He has had major accomplishments since 1983. Dino was given the name Edin Dervišhalidović on September 12th, 1962 in Sarajevo. Dino is also known as Dino Merlin.

Edin Višća

Edin Višća is a soccer player for the İstanbul Başakşehir F.K., FK Budućnost Banovići, FK Željezničar Sarajevo, Bosnia, Herzegovina national under-19 football team, Herzegovina national under-21 football team, and Herzegovina national football team. Edin was born on February 17th, 1990 in Olovo.

Edo Maajka

Edo Maajka is a hip hop music rapping and record producer. He plays Synthesizer, Keyboard instrument, Phonograph, Drum machine, Sampler (musical instrument), Drum kit, and Vocals. His ongoing career started in 1992. Edo was given the name Edin Osmić on December 22nd, 1978 in Brčko.

Edin Atić

Edin Atić is a basketball player for the Spars Sarajevo, → Spars Sarajevo, OKK Spars Sarajevo, and AEK B.C. in the Basketball Championship of Bosnia and Herzegovina. They were most prominent from 2013 to present. Edin was born on January 19th, 1997 in Bugojno.

Edin Karamazov

Edin was born in 1965.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Edin

Notable Persons With the Last Name Edin

Niklas Edin

Niklas Edin is a curler. Niklas was born on July 6th, 1985 in Örnsköldsvik.

Kathryn Edin

Salah Edin

Salah Edin is a hip hop music rapping. Salah was given the name Abid Tounssi on June 23rd, 1980.

Anja Edin

Anja was born on February 5th, 1983 in Porsgrunn.

Johan Edin

Johan was born on February 9th, 1987 in Sundsvall, Sweden.


Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Edin U.S.
  White 90.82% 64.26%
  African American 2.04% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 2.04% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.81% 16.26%

Of Last Name Edin

People with the last name Edin are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Edin

  • How Popular is the name Edin? Edin is the 10,008th most popular name of all time. As a last name Edin was the 52,851st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Edin have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,136 babies born with the first name Edin in the United States. That's more than enough people named Edin to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Edin? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1977 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Edin first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Edin is Monday, December 22nd, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Edin born? The highest recorded use of the first name Edin was in 2016 with a total of 57 babies.
  • Random Edin Factoid: According to the 1995 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Edin is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 1995.
  • Weird things about the name Edin: The name spelled backwards is Nide. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Iden. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Edin? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 392 people with the last name Edin.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Edin? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Edin as their last name since less than 1 person in 769k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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