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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Neutral. Ranked #689 most popular

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What does the name "Jody" mean?

Jody (English): Diminutive form of names beginning with J

The name "Jody" is of English origin and it means "Diminutive form of names beginning with J". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

J is for joy, that you always bring.

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

D is for diamond, the brilliance you shine.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

Your name in reverse order is "Ydoj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ydoj". 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.

How popular is the name "Jody" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Jody? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 86,687 babies born with the name Jody in the United States. That's more than enough Jodies to occupy the country of Antigua and Barbuda with an estimated population of 86,295 (as of May 27, 2011). The name first appeared in the year 1910 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jody" was in 1958 with a total of 2,226 babies. (That's a lot of baby Jodies)

According to the 1960 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jody" is not a popular baby girl's name in Oregon. Imagine that, only 30 babies in Oregon have the same name as you in 1960. Across the entire United States a total of 2,836 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

Where is the name Jody popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Jody in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the midwest? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Jody

Jody Morris

Jody Morris is a football biography. Jody was born in 1978 in Hammersmith, England.


Jody Bernal

Jody was born in 1981.


Jody Craddock

Jody Craddock is a football biography. Jody was born in 1975 in Redditch, England.


Jody Gerut

Jody Gerut is a MLB player. Jody was born in 1977 in Elmhurst, Illinois.


Past life for Jody born Jan 13, 2012

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 USA South-East approximately on 1075. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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