Scottish surname
"little ridge"

Brodie Origin and Meaning

The name Brodie is a boy's name meaning "little ridge".

This geographic Scottish surname is more often spelled Brody in the US. Both forms have seen decreasing popularity, which may be linked to its association with club-hopping Hills star Brody Jenner.

# 841 in the US

Brodie Rank in US Top 1000

# 1259 on Nameberry

Brodie Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Brodie Popularity

Famous People Named Brodie

  • (John) Brodie CroyleAmerican NFL football player
  • Brodie GreerAmerican actor
  • Brodie YoungAustralian reality TV personality ("Big Brother 2")
  • Thomas BrodieSangster, English actor

Brodie in Pop Culture

  • Brodie Brucecharacter in film "Mallrats"
  • Brodie Hansoncharacter on Australian soap opera "Home and Away"