in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: English
  • #8418 All Time

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

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Want to know about the populiarty of Fox? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,323 babies born with the name Fox in the United States. That's more than enough Foxs to occupy the territory of Niue (New Zealand) with an estimated population of 1,000 (as of July 1, 2012). 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 2014 with a total of 163 babies.

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Fox" is not a popular baby boy's name in Georgia. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Georgia have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of only 150 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 a name that was popular in the east? Search for the name to check your answer!

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.

Alternative Meanings

F is for favorite, everyone's best friend.

O is for ornate, nothing plain here!

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 Apr 27, 1993

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 Southern Japan approximately on 1050. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, and docks.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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