Peabody

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Gender: Male Meaning of Peabody: "having the body of a gnat" Origin of Peabody: English

The name Peabody is a boy's name of English origin meaning "having the body of a gnat". Peabody and is often added to user-created lists like Most Embarrassing Names on Nameberry and discussed in our forums with posts like "Compromise and pass it on!".

From the experts:

Peabody is a quintessentially Waspy surname that your child won't thank you for -- either the pea part or the body part, or the meaning part.

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Famous People Named Peabody

Pop Culture References for the name Peabody

Hector Peabody, dog in the "Mr. Peabody and Sherman" animated TV series and film
Peabody Awards, broadcasting awards