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Woodie

Last Name
2k
in the U.S.
in 2010
Girls
Boys

Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Woodie

User Submitted Origins

New Zealand
57%
American
29%
English
14%

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Wiktionary

wood +‎ -ie

  1. An early station wagon or estate car in which the rear portion of the car's bodywork is made of wood, often associated with Southern California surfing culture.
  2. A wooden rollercoaster; an amusement ride whose rails are overlaid upon a wooden track.
  3. (slang) An erection of the penis.

woodie was also found in the following language(s): Scots

Notable Persons Named Woodie

Notable Persons Named Woodie

Woodie Fryman

Woodie Fryman was a baseball player. Woodie was born on April 12th, 1940 in Ewing, Kentucky. He passed away on February 4th, 2011.

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Woodie Held

Woodie Held was a baseball player. Woodie was born on March 25th, 1932 in Sacramento, California. He breathed his last breath on June 10th, 2009.

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Woodie Wilson

Woodie was born on October 8th, 1925 in Mobile, Alabama. Woodie is also known as Wilson and Woodrow (birth name). He died on September 13th, 1994.

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Woodie Assaf

Woodie Assaf was a weather forecasting and weatherman. He was most prominent from 1937 to 2001. Woodie was given the name Woodrow Assaf on March 15th, 1917 in McComb, Mississippi. Woodie is also known as Assaf and Woodrow. He left this life on November 13th, 2009.

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Woodie Dixon

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Woodie King

Woodie was born in 1937.

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Common last names for Woodie

  • Jones
  • Smith
  • White
  • Williams
  • Brown
  • Wilson
  • Thompson
  • Moore
  • Lewis
  • Jackson
  • Pugh

Common first names for Woodie

  • James
  • Mary
  • John
  • Robert
  • William
  • Ethel
  • Joseph

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Woodie U.S.
  White 79.65% 64.26%
  African American 14.32% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 2.92% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.67% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Woodie

People with the last name Woodie are most frequently White or African American

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Fun Facts about the name Woodie

  • How Popular is the name Woodie? Woodie is the 6,475th most popular name of all time. As a last name Woodie was the 15,284th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Woodie have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 2,262 babies born with the first name Woodie in the United States. That's more than enough people named Woodie to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Woodie? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1880 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Woodie first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Woodie is Saturday, August 6th, 1870.
  • What year had the most people named Woodie born? The highest recorded use of the first name Woodie was in 1946 with a total of 48 babies.
  • Random Woodie Factoid: According to the 1952 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Woodie is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name in 1952.
  • Weird things about the name Woodie: The name spelled backwards is Eidoow. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Owoied. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Woodie? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 1,921 people with the last name Woodie.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Woodie? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Woodie as their last name since less than 1 person in 154k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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