- a female given name: from a Hebrew word meaning “rejuvenation, rebirth.”
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Examples from the Web for ednas
We've all got Ednas, I suppose, for our imaginations to play about.The War in the Air
Herbert George Wells
Ednas mother came and heard our prayers and tucked us into my bed after my papa and mamma went away.
Ill go up into Ednas flat, then, the weary little girl sighed.
Word Origin and History for ednas
fem. proper name, from Greek, from Hebrew ednah "delight" (see Eden). Related to Arabic ghadan "luxury." Among the top 20 names for girls born in the U.S. every year from 1889 to 1917.
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper