Meaning:Roda's island; island near the clearing
Rodney is a baby boy name of German origin. Meaning “Roda’s island” and “island near the clearing,” the name Rodney may conjure images of breathtaking beaches, gold sand, and crystal clear water. In Shelburne, Australia, the name Rodney refers to Rodney Island—a remote area full of vibrant florals and small wildlife. While in Cairo, Egypt, Rodney—aka Roda Island—is a charming island nestled by the Nile river. If you intend to raise baby under the hot Egyptian skies or near a tropical coast, the name Rodney can be the perfect fit.

Famous People Named Rodney

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  • Rodney Dangerfield
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