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Bodie

What does Bodie mean?

Bodie Pronunciation of Bodie [bod-ie] as a boys' name means "shelter; one who brings news". Bodie is a variant form of Boden (Scandinavian, Old French) with the suffix -ie.

Associated with: shelter (home).

Variations

Bodie has 1 variant: Bodey.

Bodie has 4 more different relations via Boden: Bodin, Bodine, Bowden and Bowdoin.

Creative forms:
(male) Bodde, Bodre, ..

(female) Bodda, Boddi, ..

Middle name pairings:
Bodie Roan (B.R.), ..

How popular is Bodie?

Bodie is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#12213 out of 150436, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is the birth name history of Bodie for boys. Bodie was first listed in 2002 and reached its top position of #965 in the U.S. in 2015. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bodie name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Bodie outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Boden (#976 in recent rankings) is the only other popular varying form of Bodie (#965 in recent rankings) rated in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Bodey, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Bodie is at its most widespread today (average #970). Bodie has been the most popular choice, though Boden has become popular as well over time.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Bodie, Boden in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Bodie and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Bodie is pronounced similarly to Beda, Bodhi, Buddey, Buddie and Buddy. Other recommended names are Addie, Andie, Ardie, Audie, Baldie, Bede, Boase, Bobbie, Boe, Bogie, Boid, Boine, Boni, Boone, Boote, Bordin, Boris, Borne, Bowie, Bowin, Boyce, Boyde, Boyne, Bradie, Brodee, Brodie, Byrdie, Cobie, Codie, Corie, Eddie, Gordie, Hobie, Howie, Jodie, Jorie, Kobie, Kodie, Louie, Mosie, Odie, Roddie, Rodnie, Rudie, Tobie, Tomie and Tonie. These names tend to be more commonly used than Bodie.

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