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Gender: Male Origin of Bubba: American nickname

The name Bubba is a boy's name of American origin. Bubba and is often added to lists like American Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Pick 5 Any Gender".

From the experts:

The original southern Good Ol' Boy.

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Famous People Named Bubba

Gerry Lester "Bubba" Watson, American golfer
Bubba Ray Dudley, ring name of Mark LoMonaco, American pro wrestler
Bubba the Love Sponge, stage name of Todd Alan Clem, American radio personality
Charles Aaron "Bubba" Smith, American NFL player and actor
Bubba Sparxxx, stage name of Warren Anderson Mathis, American rapper
Earnest Ray "Bubba" Bean, American NFL player
Francis "Bubba" Marriott, American CFL and NFL player
James "Bubba" Blackwell, American stunt motorcycle rider

Pop Culture References for the name Bubba

Benjamin Buford "Bubba" Blue, character in book/film "Forrest Gump"
"Bubba Ho-Tep," 2002 horror film and its main character
Bubba, Tubba's brother in video game "Drawn to Life"
Bubba Higgins, character on the show "Mama's Family"


beachbear Says:


Is this anyone's actual given name?

Carbine_Stingray Says:


Bubba also means boy in german