Name Eddard

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Eddard

Eddard is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Eddard

Eddard is a variant of the Old English name Edward. It is famously referenced as a character’s name in the TV series “Game of Thrones” and George R. R. Martin’s book “A Song of Ice and Fire”. Eddard is the second oldest son of Rickard Stark, the Lord of Winterfell and Warden of the North. He is the father of Robb, Sansa, Arya, Brandon, and Rickon by his wife, Catelyn.

Meaning of Eddard

Eddard means “rich guard” or “guardian of his property” (from Old English “ead” = fortune/wealth/property + “weard” = guard).

Pronunciation of Eddard

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Name Statistic: Eddard is ranked #11215 overall

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  • 🇺🇸 United States: 13941
Name Eddard

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