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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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What does the name Muggsy mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Muggsy

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M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

U is for useful, always to others.

G is for generous, your giving nature.

G is for grand, the life you will live.

S is for sensational, you know how to make a splash!

Y is for yes, always open to new possibilities

Notable Persons Named Muggsy

Muggsy Bogues is a basketball player for the Rhode Island Gulls, Washington Wizards, Charlotte Hornets, Golden State Warriors, and Toronto Raptors. His most notable accomplishments were from 1987 to 2001. Muggsy was born on January 9th, 1965 in Baltimore.


Muggsy Spanier was a jazz trumpet and cornet. He plays Trumpet and Cornet. Muggsy was given the name Francis Joseph Julian Spanier on November 9th, 1901 in Chicago. Muggsy is also known as Joseph Spanier. He passed away on February 12th, 1967.


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Fun Facts about the name Muggsy

  • When was the first name Muggsy first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Muggsy is Thursday, August 10th, 1905.
  • How unique is the name Muggsy? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Muggsy. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Muggsy: Your name in reverse order is Ysggum. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Sygugm. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Muggsy born May 7, 2009

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Germany approximately on 1575. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, and geologist.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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