< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Greek
  • Meaning: Night
  • #42646 All Time
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< 1k Nox (Latin)

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

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Want to know about the populiarty of Nyx? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 59 babies born with the name Nyx in the United States. The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2008 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Nyx" was in 2013 with a total of 20 babies.

According to the 2013 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Nyx" is not a popular baby girl's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Texas have the same name as you in 2013. Across the entire United States a total of only 20 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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Where is the name Nyx popular?

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

Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

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


Origin and Meaning of Nyx

The name "Nyx" is of Greek origin, and it means "Night". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Alternative Meanings

N is for neatness, your orderly way.

Y is for young, the years never show!

X is for x, the mysterious side of you!

Your name in reverse order is "Xyn". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Nxy". 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 Nyx born Jun 4, 1942

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 Northern Africa approximately on 975. Your profession was designer, engineering, and craftsman.

You were a seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future. Your lesson - to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.

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