"brandish spear"

Shakespeare Origin and Meaning

The name Shakespeare is a boy's name meaning "brandish spear".

No: no Picasso, no Beethoven, and no Shakespeare.

Famous People Named Shakespeare

  • William Shakespearepoet and playwright
  • Shakespeare LicciardoToivola, child youtuber (sibling of Leonardo, Cleopatra, Jerusalem, Romeo, D'Artagnan, Kingjames, Aphrodite, Nefertiti, and Omega)

Shakespeare in Pop Culture

  • Trip Shakespeareindie rock band
  • "Brush Up Your Shakespeare" song from Broadway show "Kiss Me Kate"
  • Captain Shakespearecharacter in the "Stardust" film
  • "Do You Like Shakespeare" song by Susan Cagle
  • Beatrice Shakespeare Smithmain character of the "Theatre Illuminata" trilogy by Lisa Mantchev
  • Shakespearea planet in the Ender's Game series

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