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Gender: Female Origin of Addie: Diminutive of Adelaide or Adeline Meaning of Adelaide: Variant of Adelheid, German, "noble, nobility"

The name Addie is a girl's name . Addie and is often added to lists like Nicknames for Baby Girls and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

From the experts:

Old-fashioned nickname with sweet turn-of-the-last-century charm that's become a favorite among the popular girl names starting with A of today. In fact, with all spellings of Adeline/Adalynn taken together firmly in the Top 10, and Adelaide and Addison also high in the charts, Addie is one of the most frequently-heard short forms around. But no matter how popular (or pandemic) it gets, Addie is undeniably one of the cutest names for baby girls. Little girls might like the fact that it's the name, though spelled Addy, of an American Girl series doll.

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Famous People Named Addie

Addie "Micki" Harris McPherson, American singer of girl group The Shirelles
Addie Lucia Ballou, American poet
Addie Land, American actress
Addie Walsh, American soap opera writer
Addie Waites Hunton, American suffragist
Addie L. Wyatt, American labor leader
Addie Prater Graham, American folk singer
Addie Aylestock, Canadian minister
Addie Jo "Jody" Conradt, American basketball coach
Addie Cherry, American vaudeville singer of The Cherry Sisters
Addie McPhail, American actress and wife of Fatty Arbuckle
Addie Mae Collins, American child victim of the 1963 Birmingham church bombing
Ireland "Addie" Baldwin (b. 1995), daughter of American actors Alec Baldwin and Kim Basinger
Addallee Hope "Addie" Bates (b. 2006), 15th child of American reality TV family The Bates
Addie Grace Harrison (b. 2011), daughter of baseball player Matt Harrison
Addie Pepper Nicholson Crawford (b. 2016), daughter of celebrity chef Lynn Crawford

Pop Culture References for the name Addie

Princess Addie, main character in "The Two Princesses of Bamarre" by Gail Carson Levine
Addie Singer, main character on TV's "Unfabulous"
Addie Mills, character in movie "The House Without a Christmas Tree"
Addison "Addie" Carle, character in The Misfits series by James Howe
Addie, character in The Hybrid Chronicles by Kat Zhang
Addie Pray, character in movie "Paper Moon"played by Tatum O'Neal
Agatha "Addie" Cramer, character on TV soap "One Life to Live"
Addie Horton, character on TV soap "Days of Our Lives"
Addie, character in the young adult novel 'One of Us is Lying'

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NameLover 11 Says:


I love it!!!

Addie88 Says:


This is my name! I've always liked it a lot; it's a namesake. I was born in the 80s, so I was always seemingly the only person in existence with this name among scores of Ashleys and Britneys. I can't decide whether I'm pleased or disappointed that it's now becoming so trendy.