The name Augie is a boy's name . Augie and is often added to lists like Vintage Nicknames for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".
From the experts:
Augie is an adorable and, at this point, fresher sounding short form than Gus of the rising August and all its variations, from Augustine to Augustus. The Adventures of Augie March is a 1953 novel by Nobel winner Saul Bellow.