Meaning:Long, heavy nail
Spike is a boy's name of English and American origin. Initially used as a nickname, Spike has become a name in its own right. Meaning "long, heavy nail," it's great for those with a sharp wit and a quick mind. Famous people bearing this quirky name include American filmmaker Spike Lee and Irish actor Spike Milligan. It's also popular for fictional furry characters, with Spike appearing as the family dog in children's cartoons such as Rugrats and Tom and Jerry.
Famous People Named Spike
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- Spike LeeDirector
- Spike MilliganComedian
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