Gender: Male Origin of Bud: English nickname

Bud Origin and Meaning

The name Bud is a boy's name of English origin.

This is a name you get stuck with, not (we hope) one your parents choose for you.

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Pop Culture References for the name Bud

Buddie, Buddey, Buddy, Budd


Hailey Says:


This is the name of a chain smoking bar hopper, not a sweet brand new baby boy.