Nicknames: Meanings, Nicknames

Nicknames

Nicknames

Here is a list of classic, trendy and unique nicknames that many famous people are well-known as. You may not even know their real first names, and in many cases, the nicknames aren’t even short for their given name.

Ace

Ace Ventura

Ace Ventura was ranked the 60th Greatest Movie Character by Empire Magazine in November 2008

Beau

Beau Biden

Both John Barrymore and Stewart Granger played Beau Brummel on the silver screen

Berry

Berry Berenson

Berry is a unisex name, much more common as a nickname for girls than a given name

Bucky

Bucky Dent

Bucky Dent was the World Series MVP in 1978

Buddy

Buddy Hackett

William was the real first name of Bud Abbott, the straight man of comedy team, Abbott and Costello

Buster

Buster Keaton

Buster Brown began as a 1902 comic strip character with a sister named Mary Jane and a dog named Tige

Butch

Butch Jenkins

Butch was a nickname often given to a rough and tumble type of child

Buzz

Buzz Lightyear

Buzz may also be a short form of Busby

Charo

Charo

“Cuchi-cuchi” is the catch phrase of flamenco guitarist, Charo

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