CHUCK
GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: English
PRONOUNCED: CHUK   [key]
Meaning & History
Diminutive of CHARLES. It originated in America in the early 20th century. Two famous bearers of this name were pilot Chuck Yeager (1923-), the first man to travel faster than the speed of sound, and the musician Chuck Berry (1926-), one of the pioneers of rock music.
Related Names
VARIANTS: Charley, Charlie, Chas, Chaz, Chip
OTHER LANGUAGES: Kalle (Finnish), Charlot (French), Karcsi (Hungarian), Carlinhos, Carlito, Carlitos (Portuguese), Carlito, Carlitos (Spanish), Kalle (Swedish)
Popularity
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