Meaning:ditch, muddy place
Brody is a masculine name of Irish origin. Traditionally a surname in Ireland and Scotland, it means "ditch" or "muddy place." Brody is believed to have originated in the 14th or 15th century as the name of a medieval clan in Moray, Scotland. Today, this scenic region is known for its many scotch and malt whisky distilleries. If you want to celebrate your ancestral roots or Gaelic heritage, a name like Brody is a great way to welcome baby into the family.
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