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Gender: M Meaning of Brody: "ditch" Origin of Brody: Scottish Brody's Popularity in 2014: #92

The energetic Brody is a perfect example of when bad meanings happen to good names. Brody, now more common than Brady, has been in the Top 100 for the past seven years, now at Number 92. An alternate spelling is Brodie.

Bruce Jenner named his son Brody before he fell under the sway of the Kardashian K-naming klan, and volleyball ace Gabrielle Reese used the name for her daughter. The Brody on TV's Homeland is known by his surname; his first name is Nicholas.

Famous People Named Brody

Brody Jenner, American television personality
Brody Dalle, American singer (female)
Brody Eldridge, American football player
Brody Smith, American actor
Adrien Brody, Oscar-winning actor
Brody Jo Hamilton, daughter of Laird Hamilton & Gabrielle Reece

Pop Culture References for the name Brody

Nicholas Brody (goes by "Brody"), from Showtime's "Homeland"
Brody, a character from Season four of the tv series Glee
Kyle Brody (called Brody), from Charmed
Jason Brody, protagonist of the video game Far Cry 3
Martin Brody, the Amity island sheriff in "Jaws"

Brodee, Brodey, Brodie, Broedy