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Gender: M Meaning of Hawk: "hawk, a bird" Origin of Hawk: Nature name

Animal names are on the rise, especially more of the aggressive Hawk-Fox-Wolf variety than cute little Bunnys or Robins, and Hawk is a prime example.

Hawk is more commonly heard as a surname, represented by uber-skateboarder Tony Hawk, a pioneer of modern vertical skateboarding. Variations include Hawke, as in actor Ethan, Hawks, as in Golden Age movie director Howard, Hawking, as in scientist Stephen, and Hawkins, as in musicians Coleman, Screamin' Jay and Sophie B, and recently given to his baby boy by Tony Romo.

Famous People Named Hawk

Anthony Frank "Tony" Hawk, American skateboarder
Riley Hawk, son of American pro skater Tony Hawk
Spencer Hawk, son of American pro skater Tony Hawk
Keegan Hawk, son of American pro skater Tony Hawk
Kadence Clover Hawk, daughter of American pro skater Tony Hawk
Hawk Nelson, a Christian rock band
Isaiah Hawk Wilson, son of Holly Montag & Rich Wilson
Tennessee Hawkins "Hawk" Church, son of country music artist Eric Church

Pop Culture References for the name Hawk

Army surgeon Benjamin Franklin "Hawkeye" Pierce, character on "M*A*S*H"
Hawke, main protagonist in "Dragon Age II"