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Boy Names Starting with Rod-

Rod- baby names and what they mean, with 11 results. Rod- names are used more often as masculine names. Adoption of these boy names was at its most widespread 55 years ago (usage of 0.5%) and is now significantly less (usage 0.07%, 85.1%), with names such as Rodger becoming less trendy. Rodes (top 16%) and Rodela (11%) are familiar Rod- last names.

Rod- names

Rod - Rodrigo

.. Actors Rod Steiger, Roddy MacDowall. Usage of Rod as a birth name has fallen off circa 1960-1969.

Var. of Rhodes. From German. "Where roses grow." Rokas is a moderately popular birth name.

Rodel, var. Rodell
Source fr. French. Variant of Roderick. Popular as last names, and Rodel (upper 66%) is similar to common -del surnames Rendel (upper 42%), Riddel (42%).

Root fr. Old French. "Roundup." Rodeo is not often used as a birth name. See also Romeo.

Roderick and variantsRoderick, var. Rod2, Rodd, Rodderick, Roddie, Roddric, Roddy, Roddrick, Roderic, Roderich, Roderigo, Roderik, Rodric, Roderyck, Rodrick, Rodrik, Rodrigo1, Rodrigue, Rodriguez, Rodrigues, Rodrique, Rodriquez, Rodryck, Rodryk
From Old German word. "Famous power." Rodderick, Roddie, Roddric, Roddrick and Roderich are more unusual as birth names among the versions of Roderick.

Roger and variantsRodge, Rodger
Var. of Roger. Derivative of Old German. "Famous spearman." Less common today. Rodger was the form last listed (1996) in the Top 2000.

Rodman and variantsRodman, var. Rodmann
Derived fr. Old German language. "Renowned man." Rodman is commonly used as a children's name among these variations.

Rodney and variantsRodney, var. Rodnee, Rodnie
Source fr. Old German, Old English. "Roda's island; island near the clearing." Rodney is a conventional (upper 9%) masculine name, while Rodnee and Rodnie are rarely used.

Rodolfo and variantsRodolfo1, var. Rodolf, Rodolphe1
.. This was the original version of .. Used widely as children's names, Rodolfo, Rodolphe, etc. are pronounced like the common Rudolf.

Rodolfo2, Rodolph, Rodolphe2
Var. of Rudolph. Derived fr. Old German. "Famous wolf." Adoption of Rodolfo and variants as birth names in 2015 was down 52.6% compared to the previous decade.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rod- names: Rod, Rodd, Roddy, Roderic, Roderick

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rod- names: Rodger, Rodman, Rodney, Rodolfo, Rodrick

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rod- names: Rodrigo, Rodriguez, Rodriquez

Derivative of Spanish, Portuguese languages. Variant of Roderick .. Used widely as a birth name, Rodrigo is comparable to the conventional Rodrick. See also Roderigo.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Rod- names for boys.

1. Rod - Rodrigo
Rod, Rhodes [Rodas], Rodel [Rodell], Rodeo, Roderick [Rodryk, Rodrigo, Rodryck, Rodrigue, Rodrique, Rodriquez, Rodriguez, Rodrigues, ..], Roger [Rodge, Rodger], Rodman [Rodmann], Rodney [Rodnee, Rodnie], Rodolfo [Rodolf, Rodolphe], Rudolph [Rodolfo, Rodolph, Rodolphe], Rodrigo

Usage comparison for Rod- names