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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Croix

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Alt. Meaning

C is for confident, no doubts here!

R is for romantic, hopelessly so

O is for optimistic, look at the bright side!

I is for intriguing, arousing the curiosity of others

X is for Xanadu, your place of paradise.

Notable Persons Named Croix

Croix was born on November 14th, 1970.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Croix

Raven was given the name Lynn Christie Ann Martin on August 24th, 1947 in Manhattan. Raven is also known as Raven De Lumiere.


Baron La Croix is a saint. He holds the title Loa of Death.


Agnes was born in 1952. Agnes is also known as Laham and Marie Fadia.


Count of Clerfayt François Sébastien Charles Joseph de Croix is a military person. His military service ended in 1798.


Michael St. Croix is a hockey player for the New York Rangers in the National Hockey League. He has been prominent since 2013. Michael was born on April 10th, 1993 in Winnipeg.


Rick St. Croix is a soccer player. He was most prominent from 1975 to 1986. Rick was born on January 3rd, 1955 in Kenora.


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

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1987 7 0 7
1989 8 0 8
1990 5 0 5
1992 9 0 9
1995 6 0 6
1996 8 0 8
1997 8 0 8
1998 12 0 12
1999 10 0 10
2000 13 0 13
2001 16 0 16
2002 17 0 17
2003 17 0 17
2004 27 0 27
2005 18 0 18
2006 27 0 27
2007 17 0 17
2008 20 0 20
2009 28 0 28
2010 28 0 28
2011 18 0 18
2012 48 0 48
2013 60 0 60
2014 54 0 54
2015 68 0 68
2016 66 0 66
2017 63 6 57
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

Where is the name Croix popular?

International Interest for Croix

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Croix as a first name

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Popularity of Croix as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Croix U.S.
  White 85.59% 64.26%
  African American 9.32% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 0.00% 16.26%

Of Last Name Croix

People with the last name Croix are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Croix

  • How Popular is the name Croix? Croix is the 13,471st most popular name of all time. As a last name Croix was the 141,140th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Croix have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 678 babies born with the first name Croix in the United States. That's more than enough people named Croix to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Croix? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1987 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Croix first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Croix is Tuesday, September 7th, 1880.
  • What year had the most people named Croix born? The highest recorded use of the first name Croix was in 2015 with a total of 68 babies.
  • Random Croix Factoid: According to the 2016 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Croix is not a popular baby boy's name in Minnesota. Imagine that, only 11 babies in Minnesota have the same name as you in 2016.
  • Weird things about the name Croix: Your name in reverse order is Xiorc. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Xorci. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Croix? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 118 people with the last name Croix.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Croix? Croix is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
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