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Gender: Male Meaning of Bing: "kettle-shaped hollow" Origin of Bing: German

The name Bing is a boy's name of German origin meaning "kettle-shaped hollow". Bing and is often added to lists like Bold Bohemian Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation CAF (45)".

From the experts:

When Kate Hudson named her second son Bingham and announced that she would be calling him Bing, it put this zingy nickname name out on the table. Before that, there was only one, further nicknamed Der Bingle -- and he was really Harry Lillis Crosby.

And nowadays it's also a Microsoft search engine--but in any case, Bing has a lot of zing.

Find other names based on Bing using our baby name generator.

Famous People Named Bing

Harry Lillis "Bing" Crosby, American singer
Bing Russell, American actor; father of Kurt Russell
Bingham "Bing" Bellamy, son of Matt Bellamy and Kate Hudson

Pop Culture References for the name Bing

Chandler Bing, character on the TV show "Friends"
Bing Lee, character in the "Lizzie Bennet Diaries"
Bing, Internet search engine
Bing Bong, character from the movie Inside Out
Bing Bunny, character from the animated series 'Bing'
Bing, search engine


slooming Says:


B-B-B-Biiiinnnng Crosby

yourlocaldumpster Says:


But why?

eponina Says:


No thank you.

SparkleNinja18 Says:


Great name! Up there with Google and Yahoo...

TammyJade Says:


This is my secret name crush. Hope I can use it one day.