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Jodi

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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

Fun Facts about the name Jodi

  • How many people with the first name Jodi have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 80,164 babies born with the first name Jodi in the United States. That's more than enough people named Jodi to occupy the country of Andorra with an estimated population of 78,115 (as of July 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Jodi? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1940 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Jodi first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Jodi is Monday, April 4th, 1898.
  • What year had the most people named Jodi born? The highest recorded use of the first name Jodi was in 1970 with a total of 4,184 babies. That's a lot of babies named Jodi!
  • Random Jodi Factoid: According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Jodi ranks 74th in popularity as a baby girl's name in West Virginia. Imagine that, 36 babies in West Virginia have the same name as you in 1977.
  • Weird things about the name Jodi: Your name in reverse order is Idoj. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Oijd. How do you pronounce that?

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Popularity of Jodi as a first name

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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.

English

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.

Wiktionary
  1. A diminutive of the female given name Judith or Jo, also used as a formal female given name.

Notable Persons With the Name Jodi

Jodi Lyn O'Keefe

Jodi Lyn O'Keefe is an actress, model, and fashion designer. She has been prominent since 1995. Jodi was born on October 10th, 1978 in Cliffwood Beach, New Jersey, United States. Jodi is also known as Jodi O'Keefe.

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Jodi Benson

Jodi Benson is an actress, voice actress, singer, actor, and voice acting. She has been prominent since 1984. Jodi was given the name Jodi Marie Marzorati on October 10th, 1961 in Rockford, Illinois, U.S.

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Jodi Picoult

Jodi Picoult is a writer. Her ongoing career started in 1992. Jodi was given the name Jodi Lynn Picoult on May 19th, 1966 in Nesconset, Long Island, New York, United States.

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Jodi Balfour

Jodi Balfour is a film and television actress. Jodi was born in Cape Town.

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Jodi Gordon

Jodi Gordon is an actress and model. They have been prominent since 1998. Jodi was given the name Jodi Lee Gordon on February 1st, 1985 in Mackay, Queensland.

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Jodi Sue Huisentruit

Jodi Sue Huisentruit is a television news anchor. Jodi was born on June 5th, 1968 in Long Prairie, Minnesota.

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  • Jodi Ann Paterson
    (playboy playmate)
  • Jodi Albert
    (singer)
  • Jodi Rell
    (85th Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut)
  • Jodi Kantor
    (journalist)
  • Jodi Bieber
    (leading somebody)
  • Jodi Wille
    (noteworthy individual)
  • Jodi Martin
    (singer-songwriter)
  • Jodi Leigh Miller
    (bodybuilder)
  • Jodi Shilling
    (famous individual)
  • Jodi Elkington-Jones
    (noteworthy person)
  • Jodi Shelton
    (important human)
  • Jodi Phillis
    (singer-songwriter)
  • Jodi Proznick
    (bandleader)
  • Jodi Willis-Roberts
    (notable person)

What does the name Jodi mean?

Jis for joyful, the spirit you spread.

Ois for organized, you always know where things are

Dis for decisive, especially when it counts

Iis for intense, your zest of living.

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Sources: U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain). U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain). 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License). Wiktionary: Titles and License. Notable persons via Wikipedia: Titles and License. Click each image for the attribution information.

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