Cruz: baby boy name meaning and popularity


The Spanish word for “cross,” presumably in reference to the holy crucifix. But it’s also fitting, because toddlers, and teenagers, are notoriously grumpy, so …


Cruzer the Bruiser. Okay, that’s just made up.

Famous people named Cruz:

Politician Cruz Bustamante; civil rights lawyer Cruz Reynoso; musician Cruz Martinez.

Fun facts:

In the Spanish culture, Cruz is considered a unisex name.

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