Booker

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Gender: M Meaning of Booker: "scribe" Origin of Booker: English occupational surname

Booker would make for a very cool name, for writers, reformers, R & B fans and those wanting to pay tribute to Booker T. Washington.

Booker T. Washington, born in slavery, became a dominant figure in African-American history. Musician Booker T. Jones, of Booker T. and the M.G's, was named for Booker T.Washington. "Booker" was also the name of a short-lived TV crime drama series, spun off from "21 Jump Street".

Another reference plus for literary-minded parents, beyond the obvious book: the U.K. Man Booker Prize, awarded annually to the best novel.

Famous People Named Booker

Booker Taliaferro Washington, American educator, author and activist
Booker Taliaferro Jones, Jr., American musician of Booker T. and the MG's
Booker Tio Huffman, Jr. American pro wrestler
Booker Woodfox, American basketball player
Booker Jombe Parker, son of actors Thandie Newton & Ol Parker

Pop Culture References for the name Booker

Booker DeWitt, main character in the video game Bioshock Infinite
Booker Brooks, character on TV's "Roseanne"
Booker, president in the "Monument 14" series
Booker Kudo, character in anime "Case Closed"
Booker, chick in comic and TV series U.S. Acres; twin brother Sheldon (unhatched)
Dennis Booker, main character on TV's "Booker"