Veruca Origin and Meaning

The name Veruca is a girl's name of Latin origin meaning "wart".
Veruca is a name Roald Dahl made up for the horrid little girl Veruca Salt in Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. A modern rock band adopted the name, though few parents familiar with the original namesake and meaning would choose to pass it on to an innocent child. Verruca is another spelling, but don't use that one either.

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Veruca in Pop Culture

  • Veruca Saltcharacter in book/film "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory"
  • Veruca Saltrock band
  • Verucacharacter in movie "Just Go With It"
  • Verucawerewolf and short term love interest for Oz in 'Buffy The Vampire Slayer'