Gender: Male Meaning of Brody: "broad eye or broad island" Origin of Brody: Irish, English, and Scottish Brody's Popularity in 2019: #171

Brody Origin and Meaning

The name Brody is a boy's name of Scottish origin meaning "broad eye or broad island".

The energetic Brody is a name that claims different meanings and origins depending on whether you're looking at its Irish, Scottish, or English history -- and Eastern Europeans claim a version too. An alternate spelling is Brodie.

Caitlyn Jenner named her son Brody before she 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.

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Rank in US: #171

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