Edison: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Edison

This name of English origin means "son of Edward" - but even if your little Edison is the son of Steve or Omar or Jamal, he'll appreciate the brainy-sounding association with inventor Thomas Edison.

Nicknames:

Ed, Eddie.

Famous people named Edison:

Novelist Edison Tesla Marshall; actor Edison Chen.

Fun fact:

There is a character named Edison Cheng in Kevin Kwan's novel/movie, Crazy Rich Asians. 

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