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Meaning and name origin

Chuck \ch(u)-ck\ as a boy's name. Pet form of Charles (Old German) "free man". Originally a nickname from a term for endearment (from Middle English "chukken", meaning "to chuck"). Cartoon director Chuck Jones; musician Chuck Mangione; aviation pioneer Colonel Chuck Yaeger.

Chuck has 1 variant form: Chuckie.

Chuck is also pronounced similarly to Chic, Chick and Chik. Other suggested similar baby names are Chace and Chico.


Chuck is a very popular first name for males (#547 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#26719 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

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