[ 2 syll. bir-die, bi-rd-ie ] The baby girl name Birdie is also used as a boy name, though it is far more popular for girls. It is pronounced BEH-RDiy- †. Birdie has its origins in the Germanic and English languages. It is used largely in English. The name is derived as a diminutive of the English word 'bird'; thus it means 'little bird'.
In addition, Birdie is a familiar form of the English, French, and Spanish Bertha in the English language.
Birdie is also a familiar form of the English, German, and Italian Roberta in the English language.
Birdie is rare as a baby girl name. At the modest peak of its usage in 1901, 0.067% of baby girls were named Birdie. It was #218 in rank then. The baby name has dropped out of favor since then, and is used only on a very light scale today. Out of all girl names in its family, Birdie was nevertheless the most widely used in 2018. Birdie has primarily been a baby girl name in the last century.
Baby names that sound like Birdie include Barett, Barette, Barrett, Barrette, Beradette, Berdie, Berit, Berrit, Berta, Bertha, Berti, Bertie, Berty, Beryt, Birdee, Birdey, Birdi, Birdy, Birete, and Birette.
† Pronunciation for Birdie: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)"