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Buddy Name Popularity

How popular is the name Buddy? Here’s everything we know.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 426 13 0.0037%
1911 0 0%
1912 873 6 0.0012%
1913 610 23 0.0041%
1914 630 31 0.0044%
1915 891 19 0.0021%
1916 906 18 0.0019%
1917 758 32 0.0032%
1918 607 65 0.0061%
1919 685 47 0.0045%
1920 619 67 0.006%
1921 632 68 0.0059%
1922 588 84 0.0075%
1923 617 69 0.0062%
1924 481 130 0.0112%
1925 500 112 0.0099%
1926 386 191 0.0174%
1927 359 227 0.0205%
1928 383 202 0.0189%
1929 297 315 0.0304%
1930 267 411 0.0393%
1931 245 431 0.0437%
1932 244 442 0.0447%
1933 218 495 0.0531%
1934 226 483 0.05%
1935 203 575 0.0592%
1936 222 490 0.0509%
1937 221 509 0.0517%
1938 233 484 0.0473%
1939 233 473 0.0465%
1940 262 413 0.0389%
1941 266 425 0.0378%
1942 268 460 0.0364%
1943 295 401 0.0307%
1944 298 371 0.0299%
1945 327 287 0.0235%
1946 337 331 0.0224%
1947 353 329 0.0197%
1948 359 313 0.0196%
1949 357 320 0.0199%
1950 348 338 0.021%
1951 350 344 0.0203%
1952 380 286 0.0164%
1953 372 305 0.0172%
1954 384 301 0.0165%
1955 377 321 0.0175%
1956 407 306 0.0162%
1957 420 304 0.0158%
1958 416 321 0.017%
1959 440 286 0.0151%
1960 416 322 0.017%
1961 400 351 0.0186%
1962 434 298 0.0162%
1963 455 261 0.0145%
1964 464 249 0.0141%
1965 484 213 0.013%
1966 532 163 0.0104%
1967 514 168 0.0111%
1968 545 142 0.0095%
1969 545 162 0.0105%
1970 625 125 0.0079%
1971 590 146 0.0097%
1972 529 176 0.0129%
1973 545 161 0.0124%
1974 590 135 0.0104%
1975 585 142 0.0111%
1976 648 111 0.0086%
1977 652 123 0.0091%
1978 631 128 0.0095%
1979 644 127 0.009%
1980 752 89 0.0061%
1981 728 95 0.0065%
1982 652 125 0.0084%
1983 815 67 0.0045%
1984 832 68 0.0046%
1985 894 56 0.0037%
1986 932 53 0.0035%
1987 899 62 0.0041%
1988 1,067 46 0.003%
1989 1,047 54 0.0033%
1990 1,162 45 0.0027%
1991 1,347 30 0.0018%
1992 1,522 24 0.0015%
1993 1,357 32 0.0021%
1994 2,288 7 0.0005%
1995 2,061 10 0.0007%
1996 0 0%
1997 1,853 15 0.001%
1998 0 0%
1999 2,406 7 0.0005%
2000 0 0%
2001 2,855 5 0.0003%
2002 2,126 13 0.0009%
2003 0 0%
2004 2,630 6 0.0004%
2005 0 0%
2006 0 0%
2007 2,647 7 0.0004%
2008 0 0%
2009 2,349 11 0.0007%
2010 0 0%
2011 0 0%
2012 2,137 15 0.0011%
2013 0 0%
2014 0 0%
2015 0 0%
2016 2,791 5 0.0003%
2017 0 0%
2018 0 0%
2019 0 0%

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Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Budd

Brother

English

Buddey

Brother

English


What names are similar to Buddy?

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Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Addy

Awe-inspiring; noble

European

Audey

Noble strength

English

Brady

Descendant of Bradach

Irish

Broddy
Brody

Ditch

Scottish

Bucky

English

Buddie

Brother

English

Burty

Illustrious

English

Buzzy
Cuddy

Bright, brilliant, famous

English

Eddy

Wealthy spear; son of Edward; wealthy protector; wealthy guard; wealthy friend

English

Judd

Hebrew

Laddy

Manservant; young man

English

Maddy
Neddy

Wealthy spear; wealthy friend

English

Paddy

A diminutive form of Patrick.

Irish

Roddy

Famous power

German

Rudd

Ruddy-skinned

English

Rudey

Famous wolf

German

Rudy

A diminutive form of Rudolph.

Teddy

Wealthy protector; brave people; God's gift

Greek


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