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Gender: M Origin of Bodie: Variation of Bodhi Bodie's Popularity in 2016: #824

The Bodie spelling—in the US Top 1000 since 2014—may be an attempt to Anglicize and phoneticize the fast-rising boys' Sanskrit name Bodhi, but it may also make it more confusing. Is that pronounced like body or like, well, Bodhi, which rhymes with Jody and Cody? It's the latter.

Famous People Named Bodie

Bodie James Olmos, American actor; son of actor Edward James Olmos
John Ambrose "Bodie" Weldon, American NFL football player
Bodie Thoene, female American novelist

Pop Culture References for the name Bodie

Bodie Wells, character on TV's "Dawson's Creek"
Preston "Bodie" Broadus, character on TV's "The Wire"