Gender: Male Origin of Speck: English word name

Speck Origin and Meaning

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

Not only did rocker John Mellencamp name his son Speck, but he appended the middle name Wildhorse to it.

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Pop Culture References for the name Speck


NaomiNY Says:


Speck is a street where I live.

mill1020 Says:


My grandpa used to call us grandkids "Specks" when we were little. It was short for "Speckaninnies", although I have no idea what that word actually means. Term of endearment, though.

beachbear Says:


Like Spock, only more insignificant...

Zelliew Says:


I had a duck named Speckles as a child

JessicaRK467 Says:


I knew a man named Speck growing up. It was a nick name but I never knew his real first name. He was only known as Speck.

littlewren Says:


Speck is my little brother's Minecraft nickname.
It also makes me think... speck of dust, speck of dirt, etc.
I sincerely hope there are no actual children who have it as a legal name.

mnj87 Says:


"Speck" is German for bacon.

raevynstar Says:


I'd rather meet a JAYDEN or a CRUZ than a Speck...and I really hate Jayden and Cruz.