Gender: Male Origin of Huckleberry: Word name and literary name

Huckleberry Origin and Meaning

The name Huckleberry is a boy's name of English, American origin.

Everybody knows Huckleberry Finn, the Mark Twain character named, Twain said, for the 19th century slang term for "humble." A few modern parents have put it on a birth certificate, including "Man Vs. Wild" star Bear Grylls, who, like many parents, will call the boy the much more manageable Huck. It was also the name of a child on TV's West Wing,

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cmailest Says:


please don't name your son Huckleberry...

marlena1300 Says:


A big fat NO with a huckleberry on top.

I'm a Banana Says:


I hope nobody actually named their son this.

I'm a Banana Says:


Or a girl?

mamanmia Says:


please just use Finn

snowsbeloved Says:


Exactly!!! My husband tried to call him just Huck but I find myself calling him Huckle Cat :)

beachbear Says:


Like Huckle Cat from Busytown? Cute!!

snowsbeloved Says:


And then...I adopted a kitty and named him Huckleberry...Huckle for short :)

snowsbeloved Says:


Very uncharacteristic of me, but I like this name. Huck is cute...hubby would NEVER go for this though. Relegating to the future pet name pile...

AlexxisLynn Says:


One of my close friends calls me Huckleberry, because in her words:"I'm as humble as heck."

Lena_Aline Says:


I do not like Huckleberry. I will, however, admit to liking Thornsberry.

Hylian Wizard Says:


That's a rating of how many people on the site clicked on the name, not an actual representation of babies being named Huckleberry

Zelliew Says:


Who would want to call a boy any type of Berry?

bootsie Says:


I actually dig it

Rachel Kent Says:


How is this name up 54% please say no one is using this name x

jordalini Says:


If you use this, I will be completely devastated if his middle name is not Finn. Just kidding. Don't use this. Please.

Zoey_Artemisia Says:


Oh please never use this name

Renee Says:


The only time I have EVER heard this name is on Strawberry Shortcake.