US Popularity:16347
Meaning:Illustrious; Butcher
Baby will never be on the chopping block with a name like Butch! With Old English origins, this masculine name means both “illustrious” and refers to the occupation of “butcher.” Both the name and the word Butch have been commonly associated with being manly, and are often used as a synonym for terms like “strength,” “masculinity,” and “macho.” Whatever those words mean to you, your little Butch is sure to only display the best of those qualities—no toxic masculinity here! Most famously, you might recognize this name as belonging to Wild West outlaw, Butch Cassidy.

Butch Name Popularity Data

U.S. Births

Overall:Butch is currently #16347 in U.S. births
Boy:Butch is currently #7791 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 3280
from 2022
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