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Gender: Male Origin of Jordi: Catalan variation of George

The name Jordi is a boy's name of Catalan origin. Jordi and is often added to lists like International Variations of George and discussed in our forums with posts like ""Don't call me ___, I go by ___"".

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To the American ear, Jordi seems like a nickname for Jordan, which means this popular name from Spain could certainly cross cultures.

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Famous People Named Jordi

Jordi Alba, Spanish Catalan footballer
Jordi Pujol, former president of Catalonia, Spain
Jordi Cruz Mas, Spanish Catalan chef
Jordi Gómez, Spanish footballer
(Johan) Jordi Cruyff, Dutch footballer
Jordi Gené, Spanish racing driver
Jordi Dreher, American female YouTube makeup Artist (itslikelymakeup)

Pop Culture References for the name Jordi

Jordi Palacios, character on TV's "Red Band Society" and the Catalan series it was based on, "Polseres vermelles"
Palau Sant Jordi, main indoor sporting arena in Barcelona, Catalonia
Jordi Chin, character in the game "Watch Dogs"


Rasha Says:


"My name is Jordi, if you don't know me."

servals_ Says:


I live in Newcastle too and there is a boy in my school called Geordie (not even Jordi) and he has no problems regarding his name :)

Essa Says:


I love this name but as I am a Geordie (a person from Newcastle, North East England and prounounced Jordi) it seems quite off limits especially since I still live there.