Meaning and name origin
Todd \t(o)-dd\ as a boy's name is pronounced tahd. It is of Middle English origin, and the meaning of Todd is "fox". The name possibly refers to a fox hunter. It remains a dialectal word for a fox in some parts of Britain. Tod is a Scottish nickname for a clever or wily person. Hockey player Todd Bertuzzi.
Todd has 1 variant form: Tod.
Todd is a very popular first name for males (#88 out of 1220, Top 7%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#368 out of 88799, Top 0%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Todd for boys (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Todd and its variant form. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Tod and Todd. (2014 statistics).