in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Son of Jack
  • #2311 All Time

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1995 5 0 5
1996 22 0 22
1997 59 0 59
1998 74 0 74
1999 89 0 89
2000 73 0 73
2001 84 0 84
2002 90 0 90
2003 116 0 116
2004 162 0 162
2005 174 0 174
2006 183 0 183
2007 262 0 262
2008 343 0 343
2009 679 6 673
2010 890 11 879
2011 999 10 989
2012 1,130 9 1,121
2013 1,686 9 1,677
2014 1,854 11 1,843
2015 1,887 38 1,849

Want to know about the popularity of the Jax baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 10,861 babies born with the name Jax in the United States. That's more than enough Jaxes to occupy the country of Tuvalu with an estimated population of 10,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1995 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Jax" was in 2015 with a total of 1,849 babies. (That's a lot of baby Jaxes)

According to the 2015 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jax" ranks #100 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Idaho. Imagine that, 22 babies in Idaho have the same name as you in 2015. Across the entire United States a total of 1,887 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 Jax popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Jax in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess one of the most popular Wisconsin names? Also check out our name lists to see which names are the most popular in each region of the country.

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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

Origin and Meaning of Jax

The name "Jax" is of American origin, and it means "Son of Jack". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

Other Inspirations for the Name Jax

Jax Build
Jax Counter
Jax Jungle
Jax Teller
Jax Airport
Jax Jungle S5
Jax Mice
Jax News
Jax Rs
Jax Taylor

Alternative Meanings

J is for joy, that you always bring.

A is for acquaintance, the many friends you know.

X is for x, the mysterious side of you!

Your name in reverse order is "Xaj". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Ajx". 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 Jax born Nov 11, 1962

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 Eastern Australia approximately on 1775. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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