World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Edmund (given name)

Article Id: WHEBN0013975851
Reproduction Date:

Title: Edmund (given name)  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Edmund Pevensie, Ed, Edmund, Mund (in law), Edmé
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Edmund (given name)

For other uses, see Edmund.
Gender Masculine
Language(s) English
Language(s) Old English
Derivation ēad + mund
Meaning "prosperity", "riches" + "protector"
Other names
Derivative(s) Eamonn, Edmond

Edmund is a masculine given name in the English language. The name is derived from the Old English elements ēad, meaning "prosperity", "riches"; and mund, meaning "protector".[1]

List of people with the given name

List of fictional characters with the given name


This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.