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Gender: M Origin of Bud: English nickname

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

Famous People Named Bud

William Alexander "Bud" Abbott, American actor/comedian of duo Abbot & Costello
Allan Huber "Bud" Selig, Commissioner of Major League Baseball
Harry Peter "Bud" Grant, American NFL football player and coach
Bud Cort (born Walter Edward Cox), American actor
Norman Robert "Bud" Poile, Canadian ice hockey player
Leonard Miles "Bud" Osborne, American actor
Carlos "Bud" Ogden, American basketball player
George Hamilton "Bud" Westmore, American makeup artist
Alexander Leone Lally "Bud" Cook, Canadian ice hockey player

Pop Culture References for the name Bud

Kenny "Bud," character on "The Cosby Show"
Bud, a character in the anime series "Saint Seiya"
Bud Bundy, character on the TV series "Married with Children"
Bud Roberts, character on the TV series "JAG"
Bud Ricks, character on TV series "Flipper"
James "Bud" Anderson, Jr., character on TV series "Father Knows Best"
Larry "Bud" Melman, character on "The Late Show with David Letterman"
"Bud, Not Buddy," children's novel by Christopher Paul Curtis
Bud Light beer

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