American nickname name

Spike Origin and Meaning

The name Spike is 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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Famous People Named Spike

  • Terence Alan "Spike" MilliganBritish comedian
  • Shelton Jackson "Spike" LeeAmerican director
  • Spike Jonze (born Adam Spiegel)American film director
  • Lindley Armstrong "Spike" JonesAmerican bandleader and musician
  • Evangelos Spiros "Spike" MendelsohnAmerican chef and restaurateur
  • Henry Berthold "Spike" RobinsonAmerican saxophonist
  • Charles Forrest "Spike" SpencerAmerican voice actor
  • Spike SlawsonAmerican punk singer
  • Mark "Spike" StentEnglish music producer
  • Michael Donovan "Spike" FerestenAmerican TV host
  • Spike Alan Myers (b. 2011)son of actor Mike Myers
  • Spike Bowman Smithson of Edith Bowman & Tom Smith

Spike in Pop Culture

  • Spike (born William Pratt)character on "Buffy the Vampire Slayer"
  • Spikea baby dragon on "My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic"
  • Spike Laverycharacter on American soap "All My Children"
  • Spike Milliganex,burglar, friend to Jimmy Pitt, in P. G. Wodehouse's "A Gentleman of Leisure" (1910)
  • Spike Spiegelmain character from anime series "Cowboy Bebop"
  • Spike Freemancharacter on Australian TV series "Snobs"
  • SpikeRhynoc boss from game "Spyro the Dragon"
  • Spike Scarlatticharacter on TV series "Flashpoint"
  • SpikeSnoopy's older brother in "Peanuts"
  • Spikea stegosaurus in "The Land Before Time" franchise
  • Spike and SuzyBritish name for a Belgian comic
  • Spikea word for a sharp point