100 Gangster Nicknames for Guys and Girls
Finding the perfect nickname for your friend is not going to be easy. There are SO many different routes to go down and it’s sometimes hard to decide what fits them best, let alone deciding a specific name.
Lucky for you, that’s where I come in. If your friend is the gangster type or likes to act like they are, then these nicknames will be perfect for them. Just make sure to choose one that matches their personality so it fits them best!
Nicknames for Guys
If you have a friend that’s acting like he’s a total gangster, these nicknames are perfect for him.
If he acts like royalty and bosses everyone around, then this is clearly a perfect nickname for him.
This is another one for those that act like they’re practically royal.
If your friend always happens to get lucky no matter what he does, then call him this.
This is a great nickname for a tough-guy friend of yours.
Calling your friend this is basically saying he’s the biggest and baddest of them all.
- Ace of Spades
You can call your friend this is they are the best at any given card game.
Is your friend losing some hair and acts like an old school gangster? Then this nickname is for him.
If he’s intimidating and somber, then this is a great nickname for him.
Is he the type to be so threatening that they scare you down to the bone? Then this is great for him!
This is a nickname for your friend that is really good at accounting and bookkeeping.
- Machine Gun
Does he fire off his attitude rapidly? You can definitely call him this then!
- The Boss
Does he boss everyone around or is the leader of your group? Then this is obviously the name for him.
If he’s the type to orchestrate great plans that usually go awry, then you should definitely name him after a prominent gambling king.
- Mad Hatter
If he’s crazy in a way that still makes perfect sense, then the Mad Hatter is what you should be calling him.
If he’s a sneaky type of guy, then naming him after a rattle snake is the perfect way to go.
This is for the type that needs to be kept in check and under control.
Is he ruthless? Then this nickname is perfect.
If your friend is the type that fires away and gets him in trouble, this name is for him.
If he is calculating, smart, and sneaky, a nickname of coon is a perfect match.
This is a nickname for a guy with long-term plans that always follow through.
A tough guy that likes to be completely along and solitary, Recluse is the nickname for him.
- The Prophet
If he someone that likes to make predictions and is often right, then this name is for him.
Is he thick, dense, and impossible to break through? Then call him Rock.
- The Sandman
The Sandman is someone that puts others to sleep, if this sounds like your friend, it’s an obvious nickname.
Does he have a defining scar or even an event in his life that left him scarred? Then call him this!
- The Don
This is the perfect nickname for a guy that’s Italian, and a boss!
As in “grave digger”. Does your friend fit this bill?
This is for any of your friends that’s pretty much ALWAYS been in trouble/grounded/or in detention.
Does he walk around with a ridiculous amount of money? Then this is obviously a name for him.
This is an obvious nickname for a friends with dreads.
This is another great nickname for a snaky friend of yours.
If he seems like a loner, a “lone shark”, then this nickname is great for your friend.
This is a nickname for someone that’s either going bald, or is purposely bald for the sake of looking great.
If he snaps out of his mood or into a bad temper quickly, this is for them.
Any friend of yours that smuggles any kind of material, then this one is for him.
- The Enforcer
If being the boss isn’t enough and he also has to always enforce the rules, this is for him.
No matter if it’s quick to the trigger or quick on the game controller, his nickname should be this.
- Fat Tony
This is an obvious name for just about any bigger friend of yours.
- Snake Eyes
Any sneaky friend of yours that has calculating eyes would fit this nickname perfectly.
- Stab Happy
Obviously, if your friend likes to jab or poke fun at people, this is a great nickname for him.
This is a nickname for pretty much any friend of yours that acts like a gangster.
If he’s fast or is always the driver in your group, then this is a fitting nickname.
This is a great nickname for your badass friend.
If he’s cold and not very talkative in general, this is great for him.
- Ice Box
This is another version of “ice” for your unfriendly friend.
Is he always rough housing? Then call him this.
If he’s always talking about crap, this is him.
- The Godfather
If he has this kind of presence, then it’s a great nickname for him.
If he’s dark, calculating, and the odd ball in the group, this is him.
Is he confusing and difficult to put together? This is him.
Nicknames for Girls
If your friend is a girl and acting like a tough-chick gangster, then you should definitely call her something on this list of gangster nicknames.
- Angel Face
This is great for an innocent looking girl that’s NOT at all.
A great nickname for a young gangster friend.
If your friend is a mom or likes to act like one, then this is a nickname for her.
This is a great name for a delicate friend that packs a powerful punch.
- Baby Blue
This is great for a blue-eyed friend of yours.
Does she seem delicate but is really strong? Then call her this.
If she’s a rule breaker, call her this.
- Los Angeles Lolita
If you live in LA and your friend is a little promiscuous, call her this.
Typically a name for a cool Italian girl.
If she’s a sassy little Spanish girl with a lot of spunk, call her this.
- Miss Demeanor
This is a clever way of naming your delinquent girl.
If she’s good with money, this is definitely what you should call her.
This is if she’s from there or basically emulates all of what Brooklyn is, call her by this nickname.
This is another nickname for a small girl that can get annoying at times.
As in, Bonnie and Clyde.
This is a perfect nickname for a sassy friend of yours.
- The Monalisa
If she’s a fine piece of work – as if she’s a masterpiece – then call her this.
This is an obvious name for both a tough girl and a girl with long nails.
If she’s a gem in the midst of something nasty, call her this.
Any girl with a unique style and a gangster attitude can be called this.
If she’s a fiery girl, this can be her nickname.
- The Cardinal
A unique, special girl can be called this.
This can be her nickname if she has bigger cheeks or if she’s talks cheekily.
If she’s into younger guys or is just ferocious, this is a nickname for her.
Is she prissy and materialistic, she’s definitely a Diamond.
This is perfect for a doll-looking girl.
- Queen Bee
This is an obvious nickname for your friends that act like a Queen.
Another nickname for a royal-acting girl.
Another great nickname for a redheaded beauty.
- Red Hot
This is a nickname for a fiery girl.
If she’s as sweet as a flower but can sting you like thorns, call her this.
This is for a girl that is so special, she reminds you of a ruby.
Another great name for a girl acting like a total royal.
Does she walk around in high heals at all hours of the day? Call her this.
A funny nickname for your rule-breaking friend.
Is she tall and love pink? This is an interesting gangster name for her.
- Tammy Gun
This is a cute play on the name, “Tommy Gun.”
This is a funny nickname for a girl that loves the French life or is just like Frenchie from Grease.
Does she play games? If so, call her this.
If she goes off at the slightest touch, call her this.
- The Vicereine
If she’s the girlfriend of the leader in your group, then this is the name for her.
- Harlem Hatchet
If they remind you of this iconic gangster, this name is for them.
If she’s always in and out of trouble, call her by this nickname.
- Wicked Witch
This is a great gangster name for anyone that seems to always have tricks up her sleeves.
Another powerful and devious nickname.
If she’s loyal, treats you like a great friend, and acts like quite the wife, call her this.
If she’s recently lost a boyfriend or someone close (not necessarily death), then this is her name.
If she’s high class and the best, this is a nickname for her.
A friend from Jersey, or acting as if she’s from Jersey, should be called this.
If she seems sweet and innocent but can bring out the claws, call her this.
Picking a nickname for your gangster friend isn’t always easy, but this list can help. What’s your favorite nickname?