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Gender: M Meaning of Beck: "one living beside a small stream," Origin of Beck: English

The popular single-named alternative singer (born Bek) has moved this onetime shortening of Becky into male territory.

Famous People Named Beck

Beck Bennett, actor, cast member of "Saturday Night Live"
Beck Hansen, American singer, songwriter (born Bek David Campbell)
Aaron Temkin Beck, renowned American psychiatrist and professor
Beck Weathers, American who survived the 1996 Mt. Everest climbing disaster, written about in "Into Thin Air" (born Seaborn Beck Weathers)

Pop Culture References for the name Beck

Beck Oliver, main character on "Victorious"

Beckman, Becker