Modern nickname

Buster Origin and Meaning

The name Buster is boy's name .
An old-fashioned nickname in the Bud/Buzz/Biff mold; this one's kind of belligerent. Michelle Hicks and Jonny Lee Miller moved outside the box when they used it for their son--given the safer middle name of Timothy.

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Famous People Named Buster

  • Joseph Frank "Buster" KeatonAmerican silent film actor
  • Gerald Dempsey "Buster" Posey IIIAmerican baseball player
  • Harry "Buster" MerryfieldEnglish actor
  • Clarence Linden "Buster" CrabbeAmerican swimmer and actor
  • Charles Anthony "Buster" WilliamsAmerican jazz bassist
  • James "Buster" DouglasAmerican boxer
  • Buster Timothy Miller (b. 2008)son of actors Jonny Lee MIller and Michele Hicks
  • Buster Hindmarshson of rugby league player Nathan Hindmarsh
  • Buster Lawrence Wolfenden (b. 2010)son of actors Matthew Wolfenden and Charley Webb
  • Buster Jacob Coenson of film director Ethan Coen and film editor Tricia Cooke
  • Buster Joe Boatmanson of actor and poker player Ross Boatman
  • Buster Woodson of actor Jake Wood

Buster in Pop Culture

  • "Buster Brown" comic strip by Richard Outcault and its main character
  • Byron "Buster" Bluthcharacter on TV's "Arrested Development"
  • Buster Baxtercharacter in animated series 'Arthur'
  • Buster Clavellcharacter in "The Sims 3" computer game
  • BusterDarby's pet puppy in animated series "My Friends Tigger& Pooh"
  • Buster Bradycharacter in “Mrs Brown’s Boys”