Odie

First Name
4k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
236
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Odie

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Alt. Meaning

O is for openness, it's refreshing!

D is for dignity, no one disputes this trait!

I is for intense, your zest of living.

E is for explorer, always ready for the next journey

Notable Persons Named Odie

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Odie Cleghorn was a hockey player. His career lasted from 1910 to 1928. Odie was born on September 19th, 1891 in Montreal. He breathed his last breath on July 13th, 1956.

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Odie Payne was a chicago blues musician. He was most prominent from 1940 to 1989. Odie was given the name Odie Payne Jr. on August 27th, 1926. He left this life on March 1st, 1989.

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Odie Lowe is a hockey player. He was most active from 1946 to 1952. Odie was born on April 15th, 1928 in Winnipeg.

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Odie Harris is a football player. Odie was born on April 1st, 1966 in Bryan, Texas.

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Odie Porter was a baseball player. Odie was born on May 24th, 1877 in Borden, Indiana. He died on May 2nd, 1903.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Odie

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1880 8 0 8
1881 14 6 8
1882 21 10 11
1883 22 15 7
1884 18 7 11
1885 14 7 7
1886 17 7 10
1887 16 9 7
1888 21 14 7
1889 33 16 17
1890 30 20 10
1891 12 7 5
1892 23 13 10
1893 30 16 14
1894 29 11 18
1895 36 22 14
1896 33 17 16
1897 33 20 13
1898 26 13 13
1899 52 33 19
1900 46 28 18
1901 36 23 13
1902 35 25 10
1903 36 20 16
1904 37 20 17
1905 39 21 18
1906 44 28 16
1907 38 24 14
1908 39 23 16
1909 49 30 19
1910 45 24 21
1911 50 32 18
1912 59 28 31
1913 75 36 39
1914 70 38 32
1915 105 48 57
1916 109 56 53
1917 101 47 54
1918 107 45 62
1919 107 48 59
1920 96 34 62
1921 92 42 50
1922 88 37 51
1923 69 23 46
1924 93 31 62
1925 89 41 48
1926 74 31 43
1927 88 45 43
1928 75 33 42
1929 64 20 44
1930 59 29 30
1931 87 36 51
1932 70 26 44
1933 47 12 35
1934 52 16 36
1935 49 15 34
1936 55 25 30
1937 48 12 36
1938 45 9 36
1939 41 15 26
1940 42 8 34
1941 45 17 28
1942 48 21 27
1943 47 12 35
1944 27 7 20
1945 41 8 33
1946 42 10 32
1947 39 11 28
1948 30 6 24
1949 30 7 23
1950 25 0 25
1951 21 0 21
1952 40 5 35
1953 31 0 31
1954 37 7 30
1955 24 0 24
1956 19 0 19
1957 33 7 26
1958 26 6 20
1959 25 0 25
1960 27 7 20
1961 10 0 10
1962 14 5 9
1963 21 6 15
1964 15 0 15
1965 15 0 15
1966 12 0 12
1967 13 0 13
1968 10 0 10
1969 6 0 6
1970 11 0 11
1971 20 0 20
1972 11 0 11
1973 13 0 13
1974 10 0 10
1975 7 0 7
1976 12 0 12
1977 9 0 9
1978 12 0 12
1979 7 0 7
1980 12 0 12
1981 7 0 7
1982 5 0 5
1983 8 0 8
1984 8 0 8
1985 7 0 7
1987 8 0 8
1989 7 0 7
1990 9 0 9
1991 5 0 5
1992 6 0 6
2000 7 0 7
2005 5 0 5
2015 5 0 5
2016 7 0 7
2017 9 0 9

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Popularity of Odie as a first name

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Popularity of Odie as a last name

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Common last names for Odie

  • Smith
  • Johnson
  • Jones
  • Brown
  • Davis
  • Thompson
  • Moore
  • Wilson
  • Walker
  • Martin
  • Clark
  • Taylor
  • Robinson
  • White
  • Hill
  • Thomas

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Odie U.S.
  White 10.17% 64.26%
  African American 84.32% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 3.81% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Odie

People with the last name Odie are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Odie

  • How Popular is the name Odie? Odie is the 4,258th most popular name of all time. As a last name Odie was the 80,419th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Odie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 4,138 babies born with the first name Odie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Odie to occupy the territory of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 4,000 (as of July 1, 2012).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Odie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Odie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Odie is Tuesday, January 6th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Odie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Odie was in 1918 with a total of 62 babies.
  • Random Odie Factoid: According to the 1917 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Odie is not a popular baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1917.
  • Weird things about the name Odie: Your name in reverse order is Eido. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eodi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Odie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 236 people with the last name Odie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Odie? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Odie as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • 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).
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