Gender: Male Origin of Spike: American nickname name

Spike Origin and Meaning

The name Spike is a boy's name of American origin.

Spike is part mid-century nickname-name, ala Buster or Buck, and part word name, with an all-over cool creative dude feel thanks to directors Spike Lee and Spike Jonze. Mike Myers named his son Spike. That's right: Spike and Mike. Spike qualifies as one of the distinctly American names.

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Conker the Squirrel Says:


That's actually my name :D