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Boy Name: Spud

Name: Spud
Pronunciation: \s-pud\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Origin: American
Sounds Like: Speed
Similar Names: Saad, Said, Syed, Syd, Sid


Spud \s-pud\ as a boy's name. An American slang term for a potato. Also used as an affectionate nickname for boys.

A baby name that sounds like Spud is Speed. Other similar baby names are Saad, Said, Syed, Syd and Sid.


Spud is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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