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Lottie is a popular example of a nickname making the transition into a given name. Also, Lottie is a sweet baby name for girls for parents who seek a twist on a traditional name. Keep reading to discover more about the name.

Meaning of the name Lottie:

French for “free man”.

Origin of the name Lottie:

Lottie is a name that originally came from the given name “Charlotte”. The name Lottie began as a nickname, and it isn’t clear exactly when it fell into common practice as a given name. Because of Lottie’s connection to “Charlotte”, the name has French roots seeing as “Charlotte” comes from is the French feminine version of “Charles”.

Symbolism of the name Lottie:

Lottie is a baby name that can symbolize freedom. The name Lottie already has a liberated feel to it considering it started out as a nickname. Lottie can symbolize a girl who is headstrong, yet joyful and full of energy.

Style of the name Lottie:

Traditional.

Gender of the name Lottie:

The baby name Lottie is usually used for girls.

Pronunciation of the name Lottie:

LAHT-ee

Number of syllables in the name Lottie:

Two.

Emotion evoked from the name Lottie:

Lottie is a baby name that is full of life, evoking upbeat and cheerful emotions.

Alternative spellings for the name Lottie:

  • Lotti
  • Lotty
  • Lotie

Nicknames for the name Lottie:

  • Lotta
  • Lotts
  • Tee-Tee
  • Lotte

Popularity of the name Lottie:

The baby name Lottie is a classic one, and thanks to information from the Social Security Administration, it spent more time on the top 1000 list of popular baby names throughout the early and mid-1900s. In fact, in 1900, Lottie ranked its highest at #97.

Related names for the name Lottie:

Great middle names for Lottie and their meanings:

  • Lisa (pledged to God)
  • Alex (defending men)
  • Ann (grace)
  • Maria (drop of the sea; bitter; beloved)
  • Theo (divine gift)
  • Elliott (Jehovah is God)
  • Blake (fair-haired, dark)
  • Drew (strong and manly)

Famous people with the name Lottie:

  • Lottie Beck (American baseball player)
  • Lottie Mwale (Zambian boxer)
  • Lottie Venne (nickname for British actress, comedian, singer Hannah Charlotte Venne)
  • Lottie Pickford (nickname for Canadian-born actress Charlotte Smith)
  • Lottie Phiri (Zambian footballer)
  • Lottie Williams (American actress)
  • Lottie Collins (nickname for English singer, dancer Charlotte Louisa Collins)
  • Lottie Briscoe (American actress)
  • Lottie Blackford (British actress)
  • Lottie Alter (nickname for American actress Charlotte Alice Alter)

Lotties in movies/pop culture:

  • Lottie (character in the TV show “The Duchess of Duke Street)
  • Lottie(main character in the teen novel eponymous series by Hayley Long)
  • Lottie Ryan (character in the soap opera “Home and Away”)
  • Lottie Matthews (character in the TV series “Yellowjackets”)
  • Lottie(nickname for the character Charlotte Chandler in the soap opera “All My Children”)
  • Lottie (an otter character in the video game “Animal Crossing”)
  • Lottie (a character in the mobile video game “Love Island”)
  • LottieOtter (character in the Winnie the Pooh novel “Return to the Hundred Acre Wood”)