Other Origin(s):British, Irish
Meaning:Famous power; Spirited, lively, strong
A short yet substantial appellation brimming with origins, Roddy offers a name rich in history for your new arrival. Typically masculine, Roddy derives from the Anglo-Saxon name Rod, from the German Hrod, meaning “famous power.” Roddy is also considered an anglicized form of the Irish Ó Rodaigh, meaning “descendant of Rodach,” or “spirited,” “lively,” and “strong.” Regardless of its roots, Roddy carries empowering affections sure to boost baby’s confidence whenever they need it. A name that celebrates strength and vitality, baby Roddy will enter life equipped with a champion spirit.
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