What does Brodie mean?
Brodie /brod-ie/ 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.
Brodie▲ has 1 more different relation via Brody: Broden.Kreatif forms: Bridie, Brocdie. [more]
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 2000 and reached its top rank of #421 in the U.S. in 2008, and is presently at #681. (Top Birth Names, 2014)
Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of the boy name Brodie and affiliated names. The only other popular variation form of Brodie (#681 in recent rankings) is Brody (#92 in recent rankings). Other variants, like Brodey, are seldom used. Adoption of these forms of Brodie was at its peak in the year 2008 (usage of 0.75%) and is somewhat less today (usage 0.61%, ▼19%). Brody is more universally found than the rest, though Brodie has become popular as well over time.
Thinking of names?
Brodie▲ is pronounced similarly to Bradey, Bradie, Brady▲, Braidie, Braydie and Broddy. Other recommended similar baby names are Ardie, Baldie, Barde, Bertie▼, Bodie, Bodin, Bodine, Bogie, Bowie, Brad▼, Bradd, Bradin, Bradlie, Brette, Bridge, Brilie, Brit, Britte, Brocke, Brod, Broder, Brodric, Brooke, Brookie, Brose, Brucie, Buddie, Byrdie, Codie▼, Frode, Jodie▼ and Kodie. These names tend to be more frequently used than Brodie.