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Gender: Male Origin of Dodge: English, diminutive of Roger Meaning of Roger: German, "famous warrior"

The name Dodge is a boy's name of English origin. Dodge and is often added to lists like Cool Cowboy Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Harry Potter House Sorting Name Game".

From the experts:

This old short form is more than a little dodgy now. In a recent film, Steve Carell's character is named Dodge, seen by one critic as symbolizing his risk-averse personality.

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Famous People Named Dodge

Pop Culture References for the name Dodge

Dodge City, Kansas, USA
Dodge, division of automaker Chrysler
Dodgeball, game in which players on two teams try to throw balls at each other while avoiding being hit themselves
Los Angeles Dodgers, baseball team
The Artful Dodger, character in the Charles Dickens novel "Oliver Twist"

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ambercat Says:


It's a toss up which comes to mind first -- the city or the vehicle.

RoddyThlayli Says:


I really like this name, along with Roger and Hodge.