Bud
Origin/Usage
English
Pronunciation
BUD
Meaning
Friend
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Bud is a short form of Buddy. Buddy originates in English language and means "friend". Most sources suggest that initially it was used as a nursery for the word 'brother'. That's how it also derived its meaning of a partner in a certain activity, a friend.

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Budd Schulberg - author
Bud Abbott - actor
Bud Freeman - musician

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