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Jody Meaning


What does Jody mean?

The name Jody is of Hebrew origin.

The meaning of Jody is "G-d shall add (another son)".

Jody is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Jo-dy.

The Given Name Jody

Jody is a diminutive of Joseph. See Joseph for further details.

Jody is a great choice for parents looking for a more unique name.

This 2 syllable name has greatness and a positive vibe.

A name that will flow off your tongue.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Jody Williams.

Jody Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 6,099 in baby name popularity for girls with 20 occurrences. It ranked 2,511 in baby name popularity for boys with 51 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 6,639 in baby name popularity for girls with 18 occurrences. It ranked 2,642 in baby name popularity for boys with 47 occurrences.

Want to see how Jody sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Jody Name Popularity Page.

Jody Related Names

Jody is a diminutive of Joseph.

Variants of the name Jody include Joda, Jodee, Jodi, Jodie.

The name Jodocus is a form of Jody.

Famous Jodys

  • Jody Williams ~ Nobel Prize for Peace 1997

Jody Numerology

Want to know how your name choice may effect your child?

Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Jody.

It may give you some insight about your new baby.

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Jody Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Jody in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Jody.

Just for fun, see the name Jody in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Jody in Nautical Flags page.