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How popular is the baby name Cody in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1884 5 0 5
1888 7 0 7
1889 6 0 6
1897 5 0 5
1899 6 0 6
1906 5 0 5
1909 6 0 6
1910 8 0 8
1911 7 0 7
1912 13 0 13
1913 9 0 9
1914 13 0 13
1915 15 0 15
1916 18 0 18
1917 26 0 26
1918 24 0 24
1919 23 0 23
1920 24 0 24
1921 28 0 28
1922 22 0 22
1923 28 0 28
1924 18 0 18
1925 8 0 8
1926 24 5 19
1927 17 0 17
1928 17 0 17
1929 12 0 12
1930 20 0 20
1931 25 0 25
1932 15 0 15
1933 17 0 17
1934 28 5 23
1935 13 0 13
1936 23 0 23
1937 22 0 22
1938 21 0 21
1939 20 0 20
1940 19 0 19
1941 23 0 23
1942 18 0 18
1943 28 5 23
1944 29 0 29
1945 34 7 27
1946 36 8 28
1947 39 5 34
1948 49 6 43
1949 38 7 31
1950 54 12 42
1951 54 0 54
1952 76 9 67
1953 70 8 62
1954 86 11 75
1955 88 12 76
1956 84 13 71
1957 90 11 79
1958 109 13 96
1959 97 10 87
1960 109 21 88
1961 126 13 113
1962 154 13 141
1963 190 15 175
1964 211 20 191
1965 180 12 168
1966 173 14 159
1967 209 13 196
1968 228 16 212
1969 281 25 256
1970 416 34 382
1971 449 37 412
1972 523 39 484
1973 691 40 651
1974 840 43 797
1975 955 54 901
1976 1,156 58 1,098
1977 1,330 64 1,266
1978 1,843 159 1,684
1979 2,014 158 1,856
1980 2,063 108 1,955
1981 2,473 145 2,328
1982 3,390 211 3,179 #95 boy name
1983 3,659 151 3,508 #81 boy name
1984 5,411 209 5,202 #62 boy name
1985 7,326 232 7,094 #52 boy name
1986 7,136 207 6,929 #56 boy name
1987 8,895 227 8,668 #49 boy name
1988 10,833 253 10,580 #43 boy name
1989 11,008 190 10,818 #45 boy name
1990 15,621 229 15,392 #31 boy name
1991 19,208 230 18,978 #24 boy name
1992 20,075 202 19,873 #24 boy name
1993 19,332 181 19,151 #24 boy name
1994 17,755 166 17,589 #25 boy name
1995 15,706 141 15,565 #26 boy name
1996 13,048 98 12,950 #31 boy name
1997 10,372 80 10,292 #36 boy name
1998 8,882 70 8,812 #43 boy name
1999 7,909 47 7,862 #45 boy name
2000 7,187 54 7,133 #60 boy name
2001 6,640 67 6,573 #64 boy name
2002 5,985 51 5,934 #71 boy name
2003 5,442 46 5,396 #78 boy name
2004 5,182 59 5,123 #84 boy name
2005 4,551 26 4,525 #96 boy name
2006 4,126 29 4,097
2007 3,590 35 3,555
2008 3,525 24 3,501
2009 3,016 21 2,995
2010 2,457 23 2,434
2011 2,193 20 2,173
2012 2,026 22 2,004
2013 1,767 19 1,748
2014 1,762 27 1,735
2015 1,603 24 1,579

Want to know about the popularity of the Cody baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 284,951 babies born with the name Cody in the United States. That's more than enough Codies to occupy the territory of French Polynesia (France) with an estimated population of 277,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1884 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Cody" was in 1992 with a total of 19,873 babies. (That's a lot of baby Codies)

According to the 1982 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Cody" ranks #68 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Nevada. Imagine that, 19 babies in Nevada have the same name as you in 1982. Across the entire United States a total of 3,390 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Cody popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Cody" mean? The list below shows the origins of Cody as well as things modernly associated with the name Cody such as celebrities named Cody.

Origin and Meaning of Cody

The name "Cody" is of English origin, and it means "Descendant of Oda". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Cody Simpson

Cody Simpson is a singer/songwriter, musician, and dancer specializing in pop, R&B, teen pop, and pop rock music with the most prominent portion of his career being from 2 to present. Cody was born in 1997 as Cody Robert Simpson in Gold Coast, QLD, Australia.

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Cody Linley

Cody Linley is an actor, singer, rapper, and dancer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1994 to present. Cody was born in 1989 as Cody Martin Linley in Lewisville, Texas, U.S.

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Cody Longo

Cody Longo is a television. Cody was born in 1988.

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Cody Kasch

Cody Kasch is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1989 to present. Cody was born in 1987 as Cody Reed Kasch in Santa Monica, California, U.S.

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Cody McMains

Cody McMains is an actor with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1 to present. Cody was born in 1985 as Cody Arthur McMains in Pasadena, California, United States.

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Cody Kennedy

Cody was born in 1991.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Cody

Cody Asche
Cody Saintgnue
Cody Wyoming
Cody Latimer
Cody Christian
Cody Gifford
Cody Horn
Cody Rhodes
Cody Walker

Alternative Meanings

C is for casual, no pretension here.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

D is for desire, your thoughts do aspire.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

Your name in reverse order is "Ydoc". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ycod". How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Cody born Apr 21, 1933

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern China approximately on 700. Your profession was digger and undertaker.

You were a revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere - politics, business, religion, housekeeping. You could have been a leader. Your lesson - to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.

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