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Archie - Meaning of Archie

What does Archie mean?

Meaning of the name ArchieArcherArchArchiArchibaldArcheEairrsidhEairdsidhArchyArcheyErkenwaldArchimbaldBaldieArchorArcharArquibaldoArcheeArchibaldoArchyrArchambault

[ 2 syll. ar-(c)hie, arc-h-ie ] The baby boy name Archie is pronounced AARCH-iy- †. Archie has its origins in the Old English and Germanic languages. It is used largely in the German, English, and Scottish languages.

Archie is a diminutive of the English Archer in the German language.

Archie is also a diminutive of the English and Scottish Archibald.

Variant forms of Archie include the name Arche, the name Archee, the name Archey, the name Archi, the name Archy, the Scottish Eairdsidh, and the Scottish Eairrsidh.

Variant forms share both the origin and meaning of the name Archie.

Another variant form of Archie is the English and Scottish contraction Arch.

See also the related category german.

Archie is uncommon as a baby boy name. At the modest height of its usage in 1907, 0.158% of baby boys were given the name Archie. It had a ranking of #98 then. The baby name has substantially declined in popularity since then, and is used only on a very light scale today. In 2016, within the family of boy names directly linked to Archie, Archer was the most frequently used.

Baby names that sound like Archie include Archi, Archy, Aaric, Aarick, Aarik, Ahraya, Ahrgus, Arach, Archee, Archey, Arec, Areck, Arek, Ares, Arges, Argie, Argos, Argus, Arguss, and Argys.

† Pronunciation for Archie: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; CH as in "cheese (CH.IY.Z)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"


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