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.

Badass Nicknames for Guys and Girls

Questions & Answers

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        Bard Man 2 weeks ago

        Bard

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        Trevin 2 weeks ago

        My nickname

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        GANGSTA KITTY 7 weeks ago

        its funny that my nickname " Kitty " popped up here XD

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        Unkown Boi 7 weeks ago

        Switchoro

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        Unknow 2 months ago

        Did a white person make these names

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        lodi 2 months ago

        wow amazin

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        kissing kstae barlow 2 months ago

        kittykat kill kis a good name

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        MatRules 2 months ago

        I like guttermouth snap

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        Luke 2 months ago

        What is a good thug name for Luke?

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        Sophie 2 months ago

        What's a cool girl name for S?

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        Jailbird 2 months ago

        my sister's name is one of these.

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        Lagrima 3 months ago

        You can’t give yourself a gang name you need something to happen to that person or just something that reminds you of them one of my homegirls is “Bestia” because she took a packed edible once and she took it like a beast, another one is “Stoney” cause she has a personality of a rock and my other homegirl’s is” Dimond” cause she is a beauty and she is tough as hell. Mine came from Dimond.

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        Fina 3 months ago

        I want a gang code name

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        Onehotmomma 3 months ago

        What would be a great female gangsta name for a girl that's sweet but at the same time will do anything for her family.

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        HS 3 months ago

        what would be a good nick name for a girl????

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        Ag 3 months ago

        Big ting

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        Girl 3 months ago

        I would say I was Kitty

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        Lil std 4 months ago

        Idk what that even mean or stands for my dad called me that and it said gangster ill shoot anyone i think that's why he calls me that I'm dangerous but I'm only 13 but once i tried to steala car and yes don't mess with me I'm lil std

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        saad 4 months ago

        All Not badd

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        Noah 4 months ago

        Digger

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        Al masri 4 months ago

        Nice names

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        king 4 months ago

        bomb is me

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        BlaxkJade 5 months ago

        Thunderbat

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        Nockoff Nicky 5 months ago

        Fugazi for sale

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        zaiden 5 months ago

        tony bagels

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        Jovit 5 months ago

        I'm Baldy Vino

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        i like king and ice cube 5 months ago

        dabablo

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        but why? 5 months ago

        I like cheese

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        ROAD MAN 6 months ago

        MY NICK NAMES SARKY

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        Dont read. You'll die 6 months ago

        I think Sniper is more cooler than Rifle.

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        My name is not from this stupid shit I don’t get names from the internet I got it from my gang bitches haha CML 6 months ago

        But my gangsta name is “lil locks”

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        Cyb0rG 6 months ago

        Cyb0rG

        That's mine

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        Ezra 6 months ago

        Cool

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        Random Biker Chic 6 months ago

        Blk Dymond is mine

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        grimmfxjr@gmail.com 6 months ago

        im ice joker

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        Buttercup 6 months ago

        Buttercup is my gangster name. I have an innocent name and appearance, but underneath that, I can be deadly. (Buttercups are a poisonous flower that can be used to create medicine, despite safety concerns. This implies that I work with drugs.)

        PS, I spent way too long thinking about this.

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        big daddy archer 7 months ago

        archer

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        The White boy 7 months ago

        I like to call myself nun_of_the_above

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        random girl 7 months ago

        I'm "Hurricane" :')

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        I dont have a name 7 months ago

        Meh nicname is KittyVixon

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        snake eyes 7 months ago

        my name snake eyes caz i see thing coming before it happens

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        Jeff 7 months ago

        The blunt machete

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        Stux 7 months ago

        Vision Crew

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        Baby girl 7 months ago

        I'm called baby girl in my gang and I'm in love with this name

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        Don't matter 8 months ago

        Deuce ✌

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        Giovanni 8 months ago

        My gangster name:ace of spade

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        ROSE 8 months ago

        MY NAME

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        Kiley foul 8 months ago

        I like a the name blair, jailbird, and slender

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        Anonymous 9 months ago

        I am called Toxic

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        kaley 9 months ago

        I love bein called Baby Girl!

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        No one 9 months ago

        I have a good gang name Dry Juice

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        Daddy 9 months ago

        I think I like Butcher

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        Arwen 9 months ago

        My gang nickname is Difficult Deva . And it has been for a long time. But I have proved myself far beyond that nickname and I want a better one... Any ideas?

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        Sk 10 months ago

        Knuckles

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        10 months ago

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

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        blue 10 months ago

        Blue stand for born living under evil

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        11 months ago

        Sick gangster name man

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        Vito 11 months ago

        I like vito

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        savannah 12 months ago

        i love these names

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        Hehe 13 months ago

        What about "Smiley As in "murder"

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        Yan Elastic 14 months ago

        I think I like Snake Eyes

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        Andrea 15 months ago

        What should my gang name be

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        meme god XD 16 months ago

        gnarly names ill use this for my new blog

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