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What does Ferdy mean?

Ferdy Pronunciation of Ferdy [fer-dy] as a name for boys has its root in Old German, and the meaning of the name Ferdy is "ready journey". Ferdy is an alternate form of Ferdinand (Old German): the original variant is Ferdinando.


Ferdy has 3 variants: Ferdi, Ferdie and Ferdo.

3 more alternative forms via Ferdinand: Ferd, Fernan and Nandy.

Creative forms:
(male) Ferdyo, Frody, ..

(female) Ferda, Ferdia, ..

Middle name pairings:
Ferdy Jamarcus (F.J.), ..

How popular is Ferdy?

Ferdy is an uncommon first name for men. Ferdy is an equivalently unique last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Popular variation forms of Ferdy (outside Top 2000) listed in the Top 2000 are Ferdinand and Ferd. Other forms, like Ferdie, are uncommon. These relations of Ferdy reached the apex of their popularity a century ago (median #533). (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ferd, Ferdinand in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Ardy, Farly, Fedya, Feri, Ferryl, Ford, Forde, Freddy, Frey, Fry, Gordy, Hardy, Jordy, Mordy, Neddy and Teddy. These names tend to be more frequently used than Ferdy.

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