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< 1k
in the U.S.
since 1880

Nyx

  • 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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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

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 south east? 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.

Greek

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 natural, the genuine side of you.

Y is for youthful, your eternal look.

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 12, 1991

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 Spain approximately on 1675. Your profession was seaman, cook, and carpenter.

Your psychological profile shows you had a natural talent of psychologist and knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation. Your problem - to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.

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Here's something for you to ponder on...

The Theory Behind The Name Game - Finding a good baby name is one of the dilemmas that plague parents who live in a modern setting. Parents do have the right to be conscious about the name.

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