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What does Rodd mean?

Rodd Pronunciation of Rodd as a boys' name is of Old German derivation, and the meaning of Rodd is "famous power". Rodd is a variant form of Roderick (Old German): Germanic name from hrod "fame".


ASSOCIATED WITH famous, power



RELATED FORMS VIA RODERICK Roddie, Roddric, Roddy, Rodric, Rodrik, Rodryk, Roric, Rory, Ruy



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How popular is Rodd?

Rodd is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#25735 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Rodd entered the list in 1960-1969 and reached its apex rank of #1355 in the U.S. in the 1960s, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2018 BIRTH STATISTICS)

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

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

Which version is better?

Rod, Roddy, Roderick (#1357 IN 2018) and Rory (#368) are the prominent alternative forms of Rodd ranked in the Top 2000. These relations of Rodd were at the peak of their popularity 58 years ago (USAGE OF 0.09%) and are somewhat less widespread today (USAGE 0.06%, 39.9% LESS), with forms like Roderick becoming less trendy. Rory is the most fashionable boy name among these.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Rodd, Rod, Roddy, Roderick, Rory in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Rodd is alike in pronunciation to Rad, Radd, Read, Reade, Redd, Reed, Reid, Reide, Reyd, Riyad and Rudd. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Budd, Edd, Jedd, Judd, Kidd, Ladd, Rand, Roald, Roan, Rob, Robb, Robi, Roch, Rock, Rodas, Rodel, Rodeo, Rodge, Roe, Rog, Roi, Rolf, Rome, Ron, Ronn, Ross, Roth, Roul, Row, Rowdy, Rowe, Rowl, Roy, Rudi, Rudy, Tadd, Tedd and Todd. These names tend to be more frequently used than Rodd.

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