Brody - boys name

Brody name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 98%

Brody name meaning:

The name Brody is of Scottish origin and has its roots in the Gaelic word "brothaig," which means "ditch" or "muddy place." It is a surname turned into a given name and carries with it the connotation of ruggedness and strength. The name Brody is often associated with a sense of bravery, resilience, and determination.

Boys named Brody tend to possess an adventurous spirit and an independent nature. They are often seen as charismatic and confident individuals who are not afraid to take risks. The name Brody also suggests a strong connection to nature and the outdoors, as it is associated with rugged landscapes and untamed beauty.

In summary, the name Brody symbolizes strength, courage, and a connection to nature. Boys named Brody often possess these characteristics and are known for their adventurous and independent personalities.

Origin: Celtic




Related names

Brody , Brodee , Brodey , Brodi , Brodie

Other boys names beginning with B


Overall UK ranking: 90 out of 4789

645 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Wales (73)
  • Scotland (93)
  • England (95)

Historical popularity of Brody

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