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65k
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since 1880

Felix

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: Latin
  • Meaning: Happy and Prosperous
  • #832 All Time
Girls
Boys

How popular is the name "Felix" in the U.S.?



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188092092
188172072
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Want to know about the populiarty of Felix? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 64,588 babies born with the name Felix in the United States. That's more than enough Felixs to occupy the territory of Bermuda (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 64,237 (as of May 20, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 92 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Felix" was in 2014 with a total of 1,363 babies. (That's a lot of baby Felixs)

According to the 1914 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Felix" ranks #89 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Rhode Island. Imagine that, 7 babies in Rhode Island have the same name as you in 1914. Across the entire United States a total of 526 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

What does the name "Felix" mean?

Felix (Latin): Happy and Prosperous

The name "Felix" is of Latin origin and it means "Happy and Prosperous". It's a name commonly given to boys.

F is for fickle, you can change your mind!

E is for elate, you make others happy.

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

I is for ideals, no higher!

X is for x, the mysterious side of you!

Your name in reverse order is "Xilef". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Xlief". 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.

Where is the name Felix popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Felix in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Felix

Felix Mendelssohn

Felix was born in 1809.

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F. Gary Gray

F. Gary Gray is a film director with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1989 to present. F. was born in 1970 as Felix Gary Gray in New York City, New York, U.S.

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Félix Vallotton

Félix was born in 1865.

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Felix Potvin

Felix Potvin is an ice hockey player. Felix was born in 1971 in Anjou, QC, CAN.

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Felix Wong

Felix Wong is an actor and singer with the most prominent portion of his career being from 1980 to present. Felix was born in 1961 in Hong Kong.

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Past life for Felix born Jul 25, 1968

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Mexico approximately on 800. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, and cathedrals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson - to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

Name poster for Felix

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