Todd

Todd - A very unique male name



  Jan 21,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Todd, meaning fox, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1920 on position #1951. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Todd and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Todd? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Todd. The baby boy name Todd was given to 162 baby boys in 2012, ranking #946 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 10,130 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Todd peaked in popularity 55 years ago in 1964 on position 28.



Famous with this name

Todd Phillips
Todd McFarlane
Tony Todd


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Todd is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Todd is currently topping the baby name charts in Ohio at position #520 - and is the least popular in Georgia at position #1,362.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Todd is where you live.


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Todd origin and meaning

Todd is a 4 letter name with 1 syllables. This name means fox. To see famous people named Todd, pop culture references for the name Todd and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Todd

We've found the following names that sound similar to Todd, sorted by popularity.

Ted / Ty / Teddy / Tate / Tod / Thad / Theo / Tad / Tye / Tito /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012946
2011835
2010835
2009925
2008768
2007730
2006648
2005583
2004541
2003508
2002469
2001462
2000418
1999394
1998367
1997312
1996300
1995271
1994253
1993231
1992215
1991179
1990156
1989146
1988135
1987120
1986109
198597
198491
198387
198281
198173
198075
197960
197856
197750
197650
197543
197439
197335
197231
197130
197028
196928
196828
196729
196629
196530
196428
196330
196230
196146
196071
195998
1958116
1957142
1956157
1955174
1954196
1953206
1952212
1951244
1950271
1949322
1948362
1947402
1946419
1945473
1944463
1943493
1942529
1941581
1940637
1939678
1938758
19371027
19361187
19351491
19331700
19291277
19241240
19201951

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Ohio520
Pennsylvania538
Utah567
Wisconsin575
Alabama595
Oklahoma608
Illinois642
Michigan697
Arizona718
Tennessee753
Missouri815
Florida861
Virginia950
Texas1226
North Carolina1233
California1264
Georgia1362

Even more about Todd


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Todd a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Todd?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1964
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Todd
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 10,130
Letter count 4
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1920
2012 births +162

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