Name: Chuck

Origin and Meaning of the Name Chuck

  • Meaning:
    Free man
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  • Meaning:
    Man
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  • Meaning:
    Free man
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  • Meaning:
    Term of endearment; to cluck
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  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (chuk)
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Miscellaneous Info for Chuck

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Though usually taken as a petform of Charles this name could well be derived of the by Shakespeare used term 'dear chuck' which is an English term of endearment probably taken from the Middle English chukken or 'to cluck'.

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