Origin:Greek
Popularity:2528
Meaning:wealthy protector; brave people; God's gift
Teddy is a boy's name meaning "wealthy protector", "brave people", or "God's gift". It is related to four names: the Old English name Edmund, the English name Ted, the Old German name Theobald, and the Greek name Theodore.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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