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100 Gangster Nicknames for Guys and Girls

Updated on February 5, 2017
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You ready for some 1920's style gangster nicknames? Hell yeah you are, otherwise you wouldn't be here!

Show 'em who's boss with a nickname that says, "You better do as I say, or else!"

Picking a Gangster Nickname

You would think the process of giving someone a nickname is easy, and it can be in those times that you are not trying to do it, but if you are set on figuring out nicknames for all of your friends, then there’s a few things that you will need to know to help!

  • Personality: No matter what kind of nickname being assigned, it’s best that it is one that makes sense with the personality of the recipient of the nickname. The only exception to this unwritten rule is if you are purposely picking a name that contradicts the person in the name of humor, which is not a common thing for gangster nicknames.
  • Toughness: Your name should beef up your personal appearance just by making you sound tougher! Example: Al Capone's second in command was a guy named Frank "The Enforcer" Nitti. I doubt he was much of a pushover!
  • Specialty: If people have specific duties within their gangster group, then these should be used in order to help you give them nicknames!
  • Group position: Are you the kingpin of the group or merely a pawn? The higher up in rank you are within your gang, the more you are expected to have an intimidating name.
  • Name word play: Maybe your actual name is the perfect way to show you're a mobster meanie. For instance, infamous gangster and henchman Jack McGurn was nicknamed "Machine Gun", obviously for his specialty, but also for the similarity to his last name.

With that said, here's a list of our favorite 100 gangster, mobster, and mafia style names to give you some inspiration!

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Guy Gangster Names

8-Ball
Jigsaw
Ace of Spades
King
Baldie
Kingpin
Blueman
Knuckles
Bones
Lord
Books (as in bookie or accountant)
Lucky
The Boss
Machine Gun
Bugsy
Mad Hatter
Butcher
Parole
Cain
The Prophet
Coon
Rattler
Cottonmouth
Recluse
Deathrow
Rifle
Digger (as in grave digger)
Rocks (as in "on the rocks")
Dimebag
The Sandman
The Don
Scar
Dreads
Sharkie (as in loan shark)
The Enforcer
Skinhead
Fastfingers
Smuggie (a smuggler)
Fat Tony
Snake Eyes
The Godfather
Snap
Guttermouth
Stab Happy
Headlock
T-Bone
Ice
Vito
Ice Box
Wheels (a getaway driver)

For more awesome sounding nickname ideas, check out 120 Badass Nicknames for Guys and Girls!

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Girl Gangster Names

Amaretto (a sweet Italian liqueur)
Los Angeles Lolita
Angel Face
Magnolia
Baby
Mama
Baby Blue
Margarita
Bambi
Miss Demeanor
Bandit
Missy
Banker (as in bank robber)
The Monalisa
Bonnie (as in Bonnie and Clyde)
Nails
Brooklyn
Pearl
Bug
Pinstripes
Cadillac
Pistol
The Cardinal
Queen Bee
Cheeks
Queenie
The Cougar
Red
Diamond
Red Hot
Dollface
Rosie
Duchess
Ruby
Felony
Stiletto
The Flamingo
Tammy Gun (as in Tommy Gun)
Frenchie
Trigger
Gams
The Vicereine
The Harlem Hatchett
Vixon
Jailbird
Wicked Witch
Jersey
Widow
Kitty
Wifey

Choosing a Gangster Nickname

Your members should probably know what you’re up to in all of this nickname research, so call a meeting with them and get their thoughts. Some of them might already have nicknames that they like and have had dormant for a while, while others might not want a nickname at all.

Take some mental notes on their strong points, their personalities, and the input of everyone else in the group. Coming up with the names together would make it seem like even more of a brotherhood and make the names more personal.

There really is no set of rules governing what you can call a gangster, and actually no set of rules that gangsters really follow outside of their group anyway. Names are totally up to you and the group!

While you’re at it all, order some bacon pizza. Gangsters like bacon pizza.

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      meme god XD 6 months ago

      gnarly names ill use this for my new blog

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      Andrea 4 months ago

      What should my gang name be

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      Yan Elastic 4 months ago

      I think I like Snake Eyes

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      Hehe 3 months ago

      What about "Smiley As in "murder"

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      savannah 2 months ago

      i love these names

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      Vito 7 weeks ago

      I like vito

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      5 weeks ago

      Sick gangster name man

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      blue 2 weeks ago

      Blue stand for born living under evil

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      2 weeks ago

      Whitey would be a good nickname for me because I have got blond hair

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