Surname EDISON

SOURCE: Given Name
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: ED-i-sən  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "son of EDA (2)" or "son of ADAM". The surname was borne by American inventor Thomas Alva Edison (1847-1931).

Related Names

OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Adamić (Croatian), Adamík (Czech), Adamsen (Danish), Adam (French), Adam (German), Ádám (Hungarian), McAdams (Irish), Adami, Adamo, Adamoli (Italian), Adam, Adams (Jewish), Adomaitis (Lithuanian), Adamsen (Norwegian), Adam, Adamczak, Adamczyk (Polish), Adam (Romanian), Acheson, Aitken, Atchison (Scots), McAdams (Scottish), Adamsson (Swedish)

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Entry updated October 11, 2012