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in the U.S.
since 1880
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in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Wex

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
verb Wex
To grow; to wax.
noun Wex

wex was also found in the following language(s): Middle English

Notable Persons With the Last Name Wex

Michael Wex is a writer.


Marianne was born on July 13th, 1937 in Hamburg.


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Popularity of Wex as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Wex

  • When was the first name Wex first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Wex is Wednesday, June 8th, 1887.
  • How unique is the name Wex? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Wex. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Wex: Your name in reverse order is Xew. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ewx. How do you pronounce that?

What Wexs Have Visited This Page?

Past life for Wex born Jan 22, 1997

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 Hungary approximately on 1175. Your profession was leader, major, and captain.

Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. Your main lesson in present - to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.

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