Origin:French
Popularity:2198
Meaning:wealthy protector; brave people; God's gift
This name will sum up exactly how cuddly baby is, and also has a meaning that he can grow into. Teddy, which has French origins, means "wealthy protector," "brave people," and "God's gift." This name reached its peak in popularity around the middle of the twentieth century, giving it a vintage feel that's still adorable enough for baby. Although a name in its own right, Teddy is also a nickname for Edmund, Edward, Edwin, Ted, Theobald, and Theodore.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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