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Braxton

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How popular is the baby name Braxton in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1885 6 0 6
1899 5 0 5
1900 5 0 5
1908 5 0 5
1909 5 0 5
1910 7 0 7
1911 6 0 6
1912 13 0 13
1913 8 0 8
1914 20 0 20
1915 18 0 18
1916 22 0 22
1917 17 0 17
1918 25 0 25
1919 21 0 21
1920 24 0 24
1921 30 0 30
1922 17 0 17
1923 23 0 23
1924 19 0 19
1925 25 0 25
1926 24 0 24
1927 19 0 19
1928 30 0 30
1929 19 0 19
1930 23 0 23
1931 18 0 18
1932 20 0 20
1933 27 0 27
1934 25 0 25
1935 17 0 17
1936 23 0 23
1937 29 0 29
1938 20 0 20
1939 25 0 25
1940 19 0 19
1941 27 0 27
1942 17 0 17
1943 28 0 28
1944 16 0 16
1945 11 0 11
1946 11 0 11
1947 19 0 19
1948 22 0 22
1949 21 0 21
1950 15 0 15
1951 18 0 18
1952 17 0 17
1953 12 0 12
1954 18 0 18
1955 12 0 12
1956 13 0 13
1957 26 0 26
1958 13 0 13
1959 23 0 23
1960 15 0 15
1961 30 0 30
1962 14 0 14
1963 17 0 17
1964 17 0 17
1965 13 0 13
1966 16 0 16
1967 14 0 14
1968 13 0 13
1969 14 0 14
1970 21 0 21
1971 23 0 23
1972 19 0 19
1973 21 0 21
1974 29 0 29
1975 30 0 30
1976 30 0 30
1977 25 0 25
1978 32 0 32
1979 35 0 35
1980 34 0 34
1981 38 0 38
1982 50 0 50
1983 72 0 72
1984 63 0 63
1985 100 0 100
1986 114 0 114
1987 109 0 109
1988 136 0 136
1989 155 0 155
1990 201 0 201
1991 230 0 230
1992 253 0 253
1993 327 0 327
1994 524 17 507
1995 554 27 527
1996 618 25 593
1997 819 36 783
1998 875 38 837
1999 855 35 820
2000 842 28 814
2001 829 35 794
2002 868 32 836
2003 1,033 30 1,003
2004 1,634 53 1,581
2005 1,343 28 1,315
2006 1,633 31 1,602
2007 1,800 28 1,772
2008 1,952 16 1,936
2009 2,260 26 2,234
2010 2,316 27 2,289
2011 2,537 28 2,509
2012 3,027 27 3,000
2013 3,130 37 3,093
2014 3,367 29 3,338
2015 3,306 28 3,278

Want to know about the popularity of the Braxton baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 39,430 babies born with the name Braxton in the United States. That's more than enough Braxtons to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1885 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Braxton" was in 2014 with a total of 3,338 babies. (That's a lot of baby Braxtons)

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Braxton" ranks #53 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Kansas. Imagine that, 75 babies in Kansas have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of 3,027 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

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Where is the name Braxton popular?

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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Braxton" mean? The list below shows the origins of Braxton as well as things modernly associated with the name Braxton such as celebrities named Braxton.

Origin and Meaning of Braxton

The name "Braxton" is of English origin, and it means "Brock's Town". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Braxton Bragg

Braxton Bragg is a military person. Braxton was born in 1817 in Warrenton, North Carolina, U.S.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Braxton

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Alternative Meanings

B is for beacon, you extend your friendly hand.

R is for rapport, friends seek you.

A is for affirm, the certainty of knowledge.

X is for x, the mysterious side of you!

T is for treat, that you always are.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Your name in reverse order is "Notxarb". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nbtraxo". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Past life for Braxton born Nov 9, 1952

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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 Egypt approximately on 775. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

As a ruthless character, you carefully weighed your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

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