Name: Edmond

Origin and Meaning of the Name Edmond

  • Meaning:
    Prosperous protection
  • Origin:
  • Meaning:
    Prosperous protection
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (ed MOND)
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Miscellaneous Info for Edmond

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  • Used in:
    English and French speaking countries
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    See Edmund for more background information.
    In the 20th century, this French form has tended to overtake the English Edmund.

    A noted literary character by the name Edmond was the Count of Monte Cristo in the novel of the same name written by Alexandre Dumas.

    The French playwright Edmond Rostand is most popular for his play "Cyrano de Bergerac".

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