"male deer or rabbit"

Buck Origin and Meaning

The name Buck is a boy's name of English origin meaning "male deer or rabbit".

Comedian Roseanne Barr chose this macho nature name for her son. In the 18th century it was used to describe a dashing, fashionable dressed man. Buck fits in well alongside names like Beck, Jack and Huck.

The traditional name of the full moon in July, Buck Moon, relates to the fact that the antlers of male deer reach their peak growth around this time of year.

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Famous People Named Buck

  • Buck Henry(born Henry Zuckerman) American actor
  • Alvis Edgar "Buck" OwensAmerican country singer
  • Buck AngelAmerican transgender adult film actor and producer
  • Buck Dharmastage name of Donald Brian Roeser, American guitarist of Blue Oyster Cult
  • Buck Jones (born Charles Frederick Gebhart)American actor
  • Buck James PierceAmerican CFL football player
  • William Nathaniel "Buck" ShowalterAmerican baseball manager
  • Elzie Wylie "Buck" Baker Sr.American NASCAR driver
  • Buck Thomasson of actor/comedian Roseanne Barr

Buck in Pop Culture

  • Beauregard "Buck" Tuddrusseltime cop on the animated series "Time Squad"
  • BuckBooth's undercover alter,ego on TV series "Bones"
  • Malachy "Buck" Mulligana conceited medical student in "Ulysses" by James Joyce
  • Buck Rogerstitle character in sci,fi stories and films
  • Buck NakedGeorge Costanza's porn,star alter ego on TV's "Seinfeld"
  • Buck Weaverfrom movie "Eight Men Out" played by John Cusack
  • Buck Oliverteen boy character from Adventures in Odyssey audio series
  • Evan "Buck" Buckleyfirefighter on TV series "9,1,1"

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