Rowdy

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Gender: M Origin of Rowdy: American word name

Rowdy was first famously used as a given name in the television series Rawhide, with the young Clint Eastwood playing Rowdy Yates. More recently, competitive swimmer Rowdy Gaines has been featured in a series of TV commercials, and a new badass baby name is gaining notice. The word Rowdy originated in the U.S. in the early 19th century, used to describe a rough or lawless backwoodsman.

Famous People Named Rowdy

Nickname of NASCAR driver Kyle Busch
Rowdy, little girl seen on Food Network show "The Pioneer Woman"

Pop Culture References for the name Rowdy