< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880


  • Gender: Neutral
  • Origin: Greek
  • Meaning: Night
  • #39641 All Time
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< 1k Nox (Latin)

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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
2008 5 5 0
2009 5 5 0
2011 9 9 0
2012 6 0 6
2013 20 20 0
2014 14 14 0
2015 16 16 0

Want to know about the popularity of the Nyx baby name? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 75 babies born with the name Nyx in the United States. That's more than enough Nyxes to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008). 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 one of the most popular Iowa 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 "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.

Other Inspirations for the Name Nyx

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Nyx Contour Kit
Nyx Face Awards
Nyx Lipstick
Nyx Liquid Suede
Nyx Liquid Suede Lipstick
Nyx Micro Brow Pencil
Nyx Prime
Nyx Wonder Stick
Nyx Cosmetics

Alternative Meanings

N is for noble, your regal bearing.

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 "Xyn". 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 Oct 24, 1971

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 Yugoslavia approximately on 650. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor. 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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