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Popularity
9k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Jax

  • Gender: Boy
  • Origin: American
  • Meaning: Son of Jack
  • #2558 All Time
Girls
Boys

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



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
1995505
199622022
199759059
199874074
199989089
200073073
200184084
200290090
20031160116
20041620162
20051740174
20061830183
20072620262
20083430343
20096796673
201089011879
201199910989
20121,12891,119
20131,68691,677
20141,847111,836

Want to know about the populiarty of Jax? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 8,965 babies born with the name Jax in the United States. That's more than enough Jaxs to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009). 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 2014 with a total of 1,836 babies. (That's a lot of baby Jaxs)

According to the 2014 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Jax" ranks #94 in popularity as a baby boy's name in Wyoming. Imagine that, 8 babies in Wyoming have the same name as you in 2014. Across the entire United States a total of 1,847 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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The map shows the relative popularity of the name Jax in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the region near the Rockies? Search for the name to check your answer!

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.

American

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.

Alternative Meanings

J is for joy, that you always bring.

A is for agreeable, the best side of you!

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 "Jax". 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 May 31, 1976

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 Austria approximately on 1750. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, and bard.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. Your lesson - to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.

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