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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Boy Name: Spike

Name: Spike
Pronunciation: \s-pi-ke\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Origin: English
Similar Names: Pike, Skie, Spiro
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 54099


Spike \s-pi-ke\ as a boy's name is of English origin. In sports, "spiking" a ball means slamming it to the ground. The name has cool connotations. Filmmakers Spike Lee, Spike Jonze.

Similar baby names are Pike, Skie and Spiro.


Spike is not a popular first name for men but a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#54099 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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