Bodhi: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Bodhi

Bodhi

Pronunciation: BOH-dee (key)

Related Names:

Bodie, Bode

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The traditional and correct Buddhist spelling is Bodhi.

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Meanings and history of the name Bodhi: | Edit

Bodhi is a Sanskrit name meaning "Awakened" or "Enlightenment"
The Buddhist concept of Bodhi is spiritual awakening and freedom from the cycle of life.
Bodhi is also the name of the sacred ficus tree (ficus religiosa) under which Lord Buddha sat and obtained his enlightenment.

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Actor Bodhi (Pine) Elfman, husband to Jenna Elfman
Actress Amy Brenneman named her son "Bodhi Russell Siberling"
Australian Actor Cameron Daddo and model wife Alison Brae named their daughter "Bodhi Faith", the couple have two other children named Lotus and River.
Actor Oliver Hudson (Goldie Hawn's son) named his son "Bodhi Hawn Hudson"
Australian Actor/Model Bodhi Patrick
Actors Mehan Fox and Brian Austen Green named their son "Bodhi Randsom Green"

Bodhi in song, story & screen: | Edit

Robbie Williams "Bodies"
Character Name "Bodhi", (Point Break) Patrick Swayze

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