Edith
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
EE-dith
Meaning
Fighting to be rich
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Edith originates in Old English language and means "fighting to be rich". Edith has always been a popular name within royalty, and it is also the name of several saints. It was popularized by the famous French singer and icon, Edith Piaf.

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Famous Ediths

Edith Archibald - writer
Edith Bancroft - writer
Edith Collier - artist
Edith Cooper - writer
Edith Evans - actress
Edith Goel - writer
Edith Hamilton - educator
Edith How - published author
Edith Howard - artist
Edith Jones - judge
Edith Nesbit - writer
Edith Piaf - musician
Edith Scovell - published author
Edith Smith - artist
Edith Wharton - author

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