Buck

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See also: buck and bück

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

For both the English surname and given name, originally a nickname for someone who resembled a buck.

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Buck

  1. An English surname transferred from the nickname.
  2. A male given name from Old English.
  3. A German surname, a variant of Buch.
  4. An unincorporated community in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, United States.
  5. A township in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania.
  6. A township in Hardin County, Ohio, United States.

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Low German bûk, from Old Saxon būk, from Proto-Germanic *būkaz.

Noun[edit]

Buck m (plural Bucks)

  1. stomach, belly, tummy, abdomen

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