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

The name Huckleberry is a boy's name of English, American origin. Huckleberry and is often added to lists like Middle Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

From the experts:

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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Famous People Named Huckleberry

Huckleberry Edward Jocelyne Grylls (b. 2009), son of TV personality Bear Grylls
(William) Huckleberry "Huck" Paisley, son of singer Brad Paisley and actress Kimberly Williams-Paisley
Huckleberry "Huck" Seed, American poker player

Pop Culture References for the name Huckleberry

Huckleberry "Huck" Finn, character in novels by Mark Twain
Huckleberry Hound, dog cartoon character
Huckleberry, child on TV's "West Wing"
"my huckleberry friend," a lyric from the song "Moon River"