Randy: baby boy name meaning and popularity

Randy

A diminutive of the Germanic name Randall, meaning "wolf shield" - but it's also a slang term for "horny." Maybe this one is better saved for before your baby is conceived rather than after he's born?

Nicknames:

Rand.

Famous people named Randy:

Record producer/"American Idol" judge Randy Jackson; actor Randy Quaid; pro wrestlers Randy Orton and Randy Savage; singer Randy Travis; football player Randy Moss; guitarist Randy Rhoads; Nobel Prize winner Randy Schekman.

Fun fact:

Randy Parker was main character Ralphie's little brother in the holiday classic A Christmas Story.

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