Modern nickname

Buzz Origin and Meaning

The name Buzz is a boy's name .

Brother for Biff and Bud. McFly rocker Tom Fletcher transformed this from midcentury short form to modern cool name when he used it for his newborn son.

Buzz Popularity

Famous People Named Buzz

  • Edwin Eugene "Buzz" AldrinAmerican astronaut
  • Roger "Buzz" OsborneAmerican guitarist of The Melvins
  • J. Buzz Von OrnsteinerAmerican psychologist and TV commentator
  • Russell Loris "Buzz" ArlettAmerican baseball player
  • Charles "Buzz" GuarneraAmerican trumpeter
  • Madison Monroe "Buzz" NutterAmerican NFL player
  • Leslie "Buzz" ParsonsCanadian soccer player
  • Brent Langdon "Buzz" WilliamsAmerican basketball coach
  • Harry Gerard "Buzz" Bissinger IIIAmerican author and journalist
  • Buzz Sawyerring name of Bruce Alan Woyan, American pro wrestler
  • Buzz Michelangelo Fletcher (b. 2014)son of singer Tom Fletcher & author Giovanna Fletcher

Buzz in Pop Culture

  • Buzz Lightyearcharacter in the "Toy Story" movies
  • Buzz McCallistercharacter in the "Home Alone" films
  • Buzz Thompsona recurring character on TV's "Dawson's Creek"
  • Buzz Buzzardnemesis of Woody Woodpecker
  • Buzz McNabcharacter on TV series "Psych"
  • Buzz Ricksoncharacter in "The War Lover"
  • The Buzz aka Jack "JJ" Jamesoncharacter in Marvel's Spider,Girl comics
  • Buzzbee in the Donkey Kong video game series
  • Buzz Buzzcharacter in video game EarthBound
  • Buzza Neopet from an online virtual pet site
  • Buzztitle character of the Buzz! quiz video games
  • BuzzRhynoc boss from the game "Spyro the Dragon"
  • Buzzmascot of the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets