Otis name popularity, meaning and originName Popularity: 98%
Otis name meaning:
The name Otis has a couple of possible origins. The most commonly cited is from Old German where it is taken to mean 'wealthy'.
Another derivation is from the Greek, where otis refers to the ear. From here the meaning has been expanded to 'having a good ear' - whether that be for advice or for music.
Other boys names beginning with O
Overall UK ranking: 81 out of 4789
737 recorded births last year
Change in rank
- Scotland (297)
Ranking for this name in various UK regions
Historical popularity of Otis
The graph below shows the popularity of the boys's name Otis from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Otis in 2023