English word name

Cap Origin and Meaning

The name Cap is a boy's name .

The lead character of the Captain America movies, played by Chris Evans, is occasionally called Cap, short for "captain," but even he has a real name. (Steve Rogers, ICYC)

# 968 in the US

Cap Rank in US Top 1000

Famous People Named Cap

  • Caspar Willard "Cap" Weinberger15th US secretary of defense
  • Adrian Constantine "Cap" AnsonAmerican baseball player
  • Cap Robert CardenUS Congressman from Kentucky
  • Charles Emmett "Cap" Barham43rd Lieutenant Gov. of Louisiana
  • Charles Andrew "Cap" PetersonAmerican baseball player
  • Howard Eugene "Cap" EdwardsAmerican NFL player
  • Minot Joy "Cap" CrowellAmerican baseball player
  • Alfred Henry "Cap" FearEnglish CFL player

Cap in Pop Culture

  • Cap Garlandcharacter in the "Little House on the Prairie" series
  • Capricorn "Cap" Andersoncharacter in the book "Schooled" by Gordon Korman