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Gender: Male Origin of Ozzie: Short form

The name Ozzie is a boy's name . Ozzie and is often added to lists like Nicknames for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose -- Outlandish/Guilty Pleasures edition!".

From the experts:

Ozzie might still be a bit Ozzie & Harriet, but it's a cut short form for Osmond, Oswald, Ozias, or even Oz.

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Famous People Named Ozzie

Oswald George "Ozzie" Nelson, American actor, bandleader and TV personality
Ozzie Newsome, American football player
Osborne Earl "Ozzie" Smith, American baseball player
Oswaldo José "Ozzie" Guillen, Venezuelan baseball player and manager
Oscar "Ozzie" Cadena, American jazz record producer
Osvaldo "Ozzie" Martínez, Puerto Rican baseball player
Osvaldo "Ozzie" Canseco, American baseball player; twin brother of Jose Canseco
Osborne Bryan "Ozzie" Cowles, American basketball coach
Ozzie Wersching Full, son of Annie Wersching & Stephen Full
Ozzie James Greenfield, son of Max Greenfield

Pop Culture References for the name Ozzie

Ozzie, three-legged one-eyed pug in the movie "Epic"
Osvaldo "Ozzie" Altobello, character from "The Godfather Part III"
Ozzie Mandrill, villain in computer adventure game "Escape from Monkey Island"
Ozzie, villain in video game "Chrono Trigger"
"My" Ozzie, character in comic strip "Mutts"
Ozzie Graham, character from TBS's "People of Earth"