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Gender: Male Origin of Chuck: Diminutive of Charles Meaning of Charles: French from German, "free man"

The name Chuck is a boy's name . Chuck and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Freedom and discussed in our forums with posts like "Adding then Eliminating - Boys Themed".

From the experts:

So far out it's almost ready to be let back in.

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Famous People Named Chuck

Charles Edward Anderson "Chuck" Berry, American musician
Charles Martin "Chuck" Jones, American animator
Charles Ellis "Chuck" Schumer, U.S. Senator from New York
Charles Ernest "Chuck" Grassley, U.S. Senator from Iowa
Charles Timothy "Chuck" Hagel, former U.S. Secretary of Defense
Charles Elwood "Chuck" Yeager, U.S. Air Force general and test pilot
Carlos Ray "Chuck" Norris, American actor
Carlton Douglas Ridenhour, better known as Chuck D, American rapper
Chuck Lorre (born Charles Michael Levine), American director, writer, and producer
Charles Robert "Chuck" Schwab, American investor and businessman

Pop Culture References for the name Chuck

Charles Bartholomew ''Chuck'' Bass, character in the "Gossip Girl" series
Charles Irving "Chuck" Bartowski, main character on TV's "Chuck"
Charles "Chuck" Levine, character in film "I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry"
Chuck, nickname for comics character Charlie Brown used by Peppermint Patty
Chuck O'Malley, character in "Going My Way" and "The Bells of St. Mary's"
Chuck, character in The Maze Runner series
Chuck, gym leader in the Pokemon video games and anime
Chuck Scolnik, character on TV's "One Tree Hill"
Chuck Shurley, character on TV's "Supernatural"
Chuck, female character on TV's "Pushing Daisies"

Chucky, Chuckie


indiefendi2 Says:


This nickname was never attractive to me. Charles should be nn Charlie or Chase.

Miri Says:


Nope. Nope, nope.

beachbear Says:


Not even Chuck Bass can sell me this name... ;)

Zelliew Says:


Chuck means to throw something away

raevynstar Says:


I actually like this name (I hated it until I read The Maze Runner).

Catastroffy Says:


I want to chuck this name out of the window.