Edith Wharton Horoscope Aquarius and Zodiac Rooster
Edith Wharton was born on January 24, 1862. Edith Wharton's horoscope sun sign is Aquarius
and Chinese zodiac sign is Rooster
. Edith Wharton was famous for 20th century American novelist of "The Age of Innocence"
Meanings of Name Edith
The name Edith was originated from English. It is used as a female name. The name Edith is of the meaning of Prosperous in war. The name Edith is used in English speaking countries. From the Anglo-Saxon eád-gyth, with 'eád' meaning 'good, prosperity, fortune, inheritance' and 'gyth' meaning 'battle' or 'strife'. Another possible meaning is 'warrior for the good'. Eadgyth was the name of the daughter of King Edgar (see Edgar). She is considered by some to be a saint.
English King Edward the Confessor and his successor Harold II Godwinson married women called Edith. Edward the Confessor's wife was the sister of Harold Godwinson.
Other famous Ediths include French singer Edith Piaf, novelist Edith Wharton and Andy Warhol's muse Edith (or Edie) Sedgwick. Edith Cavell was an English nurse during World War One, who was captured and court-martialled by the Germans. Her death was used as propaganda by the English government. Edith Carow was the second wife of American President Theodore Roosevelt.
Edith was popular in the late 19th century, and has since declined in popularity..
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