Name: Bud

Origin and Meaning of the Name Bud

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    This name has fallen into disuse but was as high as #233 in 1965 as a stand alone name.

    Comedian William "Bud" Abbott is a noted bearer of the name, and partly responsible for its popularity of use as a given name.

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