Home > Teddie


What does Teddie mean?

Teddie Pronunciation of Teddie as a boys' name (also used as girls' name Teddie) is of Old English and Greek derivation, and Teddie means "wealthy spear; wealthy guard; wealthy friend; God's gift; wealthy guard". Teddie is a version of Edgar (Old English). Teddie is also a variant of Edward (Old English). Teddie is also used as a variant of Edwin (Old English), a variant of Ted (Greek, Old English), and a variation of Theodore (Greek).


ASSOCIATED WITH old english, greek, wealthy, spear (warrior), guard (defender), friend, gift


VARIANTS Teddy, Teddey

OTHER FORMS VIA EDGAR, EDWARD, EDWIN, TED, THEODORE Eddie, Neddie, Neddy, Teador, Tedd, Tedor, Tedric, Tedrick, Teodor



Teddie Zyon (T.Z.), ..

How popular is Teddie?

Teddie is an uncommonly occurring given name for men. Teddie is an uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Teddie entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its top position of #1412 in the U.S. in the 1930s, but is not ranked at the moment. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

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

Which version is better?

Theodore (#44 FROM CURRENT RECORDS), Edward (#169), Edwin (#332), Edgar (#356), Eddie (#725), Teddy (#1647), Ted and Tedd are the popular related forms of Teddie rated in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Tedrick, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Teddie was widespread 138 years ago (ADOPTION OF 3.01%) and is now much diminished (ADOPTION 0.65%, 79%), with versions like Edwin going out of style. Edward is more familiar than the rest, though Theodore is currently the more favored form.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Teddie, Eddie, Edgar, Edward, Edwin in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ted, Tedd, Teddy, Theodore in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Eddie, Edward, Teddy, Theodore outside U.S.

Similar Names

Teddie is alike in pronunciation to Taddeo, Tadi and Tadio. Other recommended sound-alike names are Addie, Andie, Audie, Beatie, Bennie, Berkie, Bernie, Bradie, Brodie, Buddie, Byrdie, Cadbie (see Cadby), Chaddie, Dandie, Dennie, Derbie, Derrie, Ferdie, Fergie, Freddie, Gardie, Geddis, Geordie, Gerrie, Gordie, Heckie, Heinie, Henlie, Jeffie, Jemmie, Jerrie, Jessie, Jodie, Kearie, Kelbie, Kelsie, Kenlie, Kennie, Laddie, Lemmie, Leslie, Odie, Paddie, Percie, Perrie, Randie, Reggie, Rennie, Roddie, Sandie, Tadd, Tadzio, Tandie, Tannie, Tavie, Tedman, Teige, Teigue, Teiji, Temple, Teofil, Terrie, Terrin, Terris, Teunis, Tevin, Tevis, Teytin, Thandie, Thedric, Todd and Tommie. These names tend to be more frequently used than Teddie.

See names
in meaning and etymology.