There are multiple origins and translations for the name Edith:
1. Comes from the Old English words (ead) - "rich; ownership; property; good fortune; fortunate, happy, blessed; perfect" + (gyð) - "battle; war".
2. Derived from Hebrew (יהודי) [ehudi] semantics - "Jewish girl".
3. Comes from the Latin name (Edita) which actually means - "high, elevated".