Gender: Male Origin of Flash: Word and comic book name

Flash Origin and Meaning

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

Flash Gordon makes this a superhero name, but Flash might just appeal to modern parents looking for one of the new active boys' names, ala Ace and Breaker and Ranger. We'd recommend something more pulled-together as a proper name with Flash as a nickname or middle name.

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ambercat Says:


Is it wrong that this name sounds like he will grow up to wear a trench coat with nothing under it (Flasher)?