Home > Brodie

Brodie (boy)

What does Brodie mean?

Brodie Pronunciation of Brodie [brodie] as a name for boys (also used less generally as girls' name Brodie). The meaning of Brodie is "ditch". Brodie is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -ie, of Brody (Irish, Gaelic): place name.

Variations

Brodie has 2 variants: Brodee and Brodey.

Brodie has 1 more different relation via Brody: Broden.

Creative forms:
(male) Bartie, Broda, ..

(female) Brodda, Brodney, ..

Middle name pairings:
Brodie Kolby (B.K.), ..

How popular is Brodie?

Brodie is a rare first name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#5057 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Shown below is the baby name popularity of Brodie for boys. Brodie entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its top rank of #421 in the U.S. in 2008, and is presently at #742. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Below is a graphed study of the popularity of the boy name Brodie and affiliated names. Popular variation forms of Brodie (#742 in recent rankings) are Broden, Brodey and Brody (#105 in recent rankings). Usage of these forms of Brodie was at its peak 7 years ago (usage of 0.4%) and is somewhat less today (usage 0.2%, 40%).

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Brodie, Broden, Brodey, Brody in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Brodie, Brody outside U.S.

Similar Names

Brodie is pronounced similarly to Bradey, Bradie, Brady, Braidie, Braydie and Broddy. Other recommended names are Ardie, Baldie, Barde, Bertie, Bodie, Bodin, Bodine, Bogie, Bowie, Brad, Bradd, Bradin, Bradlie, Brette, Bridge, Brilie (see Briley), Brit, Britte (see Brett), Brocke, Brod, Broder, Brodric (see Broderick), Brooke, Brookie (see Brooks), Brose, Brucie, Buddie, Byrdie, Codie, Frode, Jodie and Kodie. These names tend to be more frequently used than Brodie.

See names
in meaning and etymology.

[Top]