Gender: Male Origin of Woody: Diminutive of Woodrow Meaning of Woodrow: English, "row of houses by a wood"

Woody Origin and Meaning

The name Woody is a boy's name .

While Woodrow is too forbidding, its nickname Woody is a bit cartoonish, as in Woody Woodpecker and the animated cowboy character in Toy Story. Woody Allen was born Allen.

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Pop Culture References for the name Woody

Woodie, Woodey


mrs_anton_yelchin1990 Says:


Considering that woody is a euphemism for an erection.........yeah.....not the best name.

Azi*Cwater Says:


I've heard of this being short for Edward

southern.maple Says:


I went to school with a guy named Woody, and he did not have an issue with his name.

Catherine Rose Says:


Completely unusable in Canada/United States.

soccergirl48120 Says:


okay i hate when people but mean comments on name, but woody really??????? Woody that kid is going to have trouble in school fyi