Try Our Apps


Avoid these words. Seriously.


[ed-wee-nuh, -win-uh] /ɛdˈwi nə, -ˈwɪn ə/
a female given name: derived from Edwin. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for Edwina
Historical Examples
  • Edwina was played by Mrs. Kean, who was applauded to her heart's content.

  • The baby was a boy,—fortunately, for I don't admire the name Edwina, and I shouldn't have liked to handicap a child with it.

    The Plum Tree David Graham Phillips
  • In the long imaginary conversations which he held with her he addressed her as Julia or Edwina.

    Angel Island Inez Haynes Gillmore
  • The Palmer received the boon with another low reverence, and followed Edwina out of the apartment.

    Ivanhoe Walter Scott

Word of the Day

Nearby words for edwina

Word Value for Edwina

Scrabble Words With Friends