Rodney

Colors Related to this Name: Red

Qualities Related to this Name: Compassionate, Idealistic

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #626 in 2013 and #695 in 2014.

Famous People

Rodney Dangerfield (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Rodney Carrington (TV Actor), Rodney Atkins (Singer), Rodney Crowell (Singer), Rodney A. Grant (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Rodney Allen Rippy (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Rodney Harvey (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Rodney Perry (Movie Actor)

Meaning

In English

Origin: Old English placename Hrōdanīeġ, Hrōdanīġ ‎(literally “Hroda's island”), from Proto-Germanic *hrōþiz (“fame”) and *awjō (“island”).

Meaning(s):

-( male name -comes from the last names language-) transferred from the last name.

-(last name habitational -comes from the Old English language-)