in the U.S.
since 1880



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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1888 5 0 5
1930 5 0 5
1933 5 0 5
1995 19 0 19
1996 28 0 28
1997 43 0 43
1998 42 0 42
1999 46 0 46
2000 38 0 38
2001 44 0 44
2002 28 0 28
2003 41 0 41
2004 53 0 53
2005 55 0 55
2006 41 0 41
2007 65 0 65
2008 81 0 81
2009 91 0 91
2010 90 0 90
2011 87 0 87
2012 96 0 96
2013 150 0 150
2014 171 7 164
2015 199 6 193

Want to know about the popularity of the Fox baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,523 babies born with the name Fox in the United States. That's more than enough Foxes to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1888 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Fox" was in 2015 with a total of 193 babies.

According to the 2012 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Fox" is not a popular baby boy's name in Oregon. Imagine that, only 8 babies in Oregon have the same name as you in 2012. Across the entire United States a total of only 96 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Fox popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Fox in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess one of the most popular New Englander Baby Names? Also check out our name lists to see which names are the most popular in each state.

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Fox

The name "Fox" is of English origin, and it means "Wild Animal in Dog Family". It's a name commonly given to boys.

Other Inspirations for the Name Fox

Fox 29
Fox 45
Fox 5 Dc
Fox 5 News
Fox News
Fox Soccer
Fox Sports
Fox Sports 1
Fox Sports Go
Fox And Friends

Alternative Meanings

F is for fulfill, satisfy your needs.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

X is for Xanadu, your place of paradise.

Your name in reverse order is "Xof". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Oxf". 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 Fox born May 24, 1975

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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 writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

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!

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