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Jodi

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3k Jodee (English)
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How popular is the baby name Jodi in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born Ranking
1940 7 7 0
1941 9 9 0
1942 7 7 0
1943 7 7 0
1944 15 15 0
1945 11 11 0
1946 19 19 0
1947 36 36 0
1948 40 40 0
1949 52 52 0
1950 73 73 0
1951 84 84 0
1952 125 125 0
1953 226 221 5
1954 276 271 5
1955 372 372 0
1956 569 569 0
1957 912 904 8
1958 1,282 1,272 10
1959 1,412 1,398 14
1960 1,574 1,561 13
1961 1,868 1,848 20
1962 1,867 1,851 16
1963 1,910 1,900 10
1964 2,823 2,801 22
1965 3,075 3,054 21
1966 3,059 3,031 28
1967 3,397 3,367 30
1968 3,630 3,596 34 #97 girl name
1969 3,899 3,866 33 #95 girl name
1970 4,226 4,184 42 #95 girl name
1971 3,870 3,825 45 #94 girl name
1972 3,286 3,261 25 #97 girl name
1973 3,070 3,023 47 #100 girl name
1974 3,332 3,306 26 #91 girl name
1975 3,139 3,106 33 #94 girl name
1976 2,706 2,672 34
1977 2,765 2,729 36
1978 2,290 2,266 24
1979 1,995 1,976 19
1980 1,724 1,700 24
1981 1,599 1,580 19
1982 1,587 1,569 18
1983 1,439 1,428 11
1984 1,240 1,229 11
1985 1,092 1,086 6
1986 906 894 12
1987 797 790 7
1988 718 713 5
1989 624 614 10
1990 524 518 6
1991 437 431 6
1992 453 445 8
1993 391 385 6
1994 331 324 7
1995 326 321 5
1996 289 282 7
1997 258 258 0
1998 239 231 8
1999 221 221 0
2000 170 170 0
2001 160 160 0
2002 175 161 14
2003 139 134 5
2004 119 110 9
2005 118 113 5
2006 111 100 11
2007 114 96 18
2008 93 78 15
2009 75 69 6
2010 62 54 8
2011 76 68 8
2012 68 55 13
2013 61 48 13
2014 70 65 5
2015 43 43 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Jodi baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 80,164 babies born with the name Jodi in the United States. That's more than enough Jodis to occupy the country of Andorra with an estimated population of 78,115 (as of July 1, 2011). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1940 when it was given to 7 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jodi" was in 1970 with a total of 4,184 babies. (That's a lot of baby Jodis)

According to the 1979 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jodi" ranks #56 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Wyoming. Imagine that, 14 babies in Wyoming have the same name as you in 1979. Across the entire United States a total of 1,995 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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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Jodi

The name "Jodi" is of English origin, and it means "Feminine of nickname for Joseph and Jude". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Jodi Lyn O'Keefe

Jodi Lyn O'Keefe is an actress, model, and fashion designer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1995 to present. Jodi was born in 1978 in Cliffwood Beach, New Jersey, U.S.

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Jodi Benson

Jodi Benson is an actress, voice actress, and singer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1984 to present. Jodi was born in 1961 as Jodi Marie Marzorati in Rockford, Illinois, United States.

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Jodi Albert

Jodi Albert is a singer and actress specializing in pop, teen pop, pop rock, and country music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1998 to present. Jodi was born in 1983 as Jodi Mary Albert in Chingford, London, England.

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Jodi Gordon

Jodi Gordon is an actress and model with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1998 to present. Jodi was born in 1985 as Jodi Lee Gordon in Mackay, Queensland, Australia.

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Jodi Ann Paterson

Jodi Ann Paterson is a playboy playmate . Jodi was born in 1975 in Balikpapan, Indonesia.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Jodi

Jodi Arias
Jodi Lyn O'keefe
Jodi Picoult

Alternative Meanings

J is for jewel, the sparkle in your eye.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

D is for dandy, a description of you!

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

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

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Jodi born Aug 26, 1961

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I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Sumatra approximately on 1350. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, and judge.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem - to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.

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