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< 1k
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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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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys Born
2008550
2009550
2011990
2012606
201320200
201414140

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 first appeared 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.

What does the name "Nyx" mean?

Nyx (Greek): Night

The name "Nyx" is of Greek origin and it means "Night". It's a name commonly given to girls. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

N is for name, a pleasant one indeed.

Y is for yearn, your innermost desires.

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 "Ynx". 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.

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!

Past life for Nyx born Jul 7, 2004

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 Ukraine approximately on 1775. Your profession was philosopher and thinker.

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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