- A diminutive of Edward, Edgar, Edwin, or other male given names beginning with Ed-.
- 1994 Caroline Knapp, The Merry Recluse: A Life in Essays, Counterpoint Press 2004, →ISBN, page 169:
- There's a world of difference between the name Edward, which sounds rather regal and stuffy (Edwardian) and the name Eddie, which sounds like a guy on the bus.
Eddie (plural Eddies)
- (Canada, informal) A member of the Loyal Edmonton Regiment.
From English Eddie. First recorded as a Swedish name in 1900.
Eddie c (genitive Eddies)
- A male given name.