What does Todd mean?
Todd [todd] as a boys' 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: Tod▼.Creative forms:
(male) Didd, Todi, ..
(female) Today, Toddia, .. Middle name pairings:
Todd Masyn (T.M.), ..
How popular is Todd?
Todd is a very popular first name for men (#88 out of 1220, Top 7%) and also a very popular surname for all people (#423 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Displayed below is the baby name history of Todd for boys. Todd reached its highest rank of #31 in the U.S. in the 1960s, and is at #980 presently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related boy names. The only other prominent variation form of Todd (#980 in 2015) listed in the Top 2000 is Tod. Adoption of these forms of Todd was well-received among parents during 1960-1969 (usage of 0.69%) and has become significantly diminished since (usage 0.01%, ▼98.4%), with versions like Todd becoming less trendy.
Todd▼ is alike in pronunciation to Tad, Tadd, Ted▼ and Tedd. Other suggested similar names are Budd, Edd▼, Jedd, Judd, Kidd, Ladd, Radd, Redd, Rodd, Rudd, Tadi, Teddy▼, Thad▼, Tobe▼, Tobi, Toby▼, Todor, Togo, Tom▼, Tome, Tomm, Ton, Toni, Tony▼, Toon, Tor, Tore, Toro, Torr, Toru, Tory▼ and Tov. These names tend to be less frequently used than Todd.See names in meaning and etymology.