Dax

Dax - A very unique male name



  Aug 19,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Dax appeared on the charts for the first time in 1968 on position #1625. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Dax and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Dax? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Dax. The baby boy name Dax was given to 320 baby boys in 2012, ranking #650 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 5,128 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Dax peaked in popularity 7 years ago in 2012 on position 650.



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Dax is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Dax is currently topping the baby name charts in Utah at position #186 - and is the least popular in New York at position #1,636.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Dax is where you live.


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Dax origin and meaning

Dax is a 3 letter name with 1 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Dax, pop culture references for the name Dax and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Dax

We've found the following names that sound similar to Dax, sorted by popularity.

Diego / Dick / Doug / Dickie / Dock / Duke / Desi / Dash / Doyce / Daisy /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
2012650
2011701
2010762
2009771
2008760
2007958
20061155
20051140
20041196
20031448
20021303
20011425
20001482
19991485
19982310
19971615
19962361
19952242
19941748
19932835
19921826
19912050
19903092
19882062
19861819
19852197
19842079
19831409
19821432
19801378
19791288
19781145
1977984
1976855
1975828
1974841
1973728
1972857
1971810
1970904
19691387
19681625

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Utah186
Idaho284
Nebraska293
Arkansas298
Oklahoma298
Iowa310
Louisiana337
Kansas372
Colorado420
Oregon516
Nevada545
Alabama565
Missouri624
Indiana639
Texas645
Tennessee657
California668
Washington690
Michigan716
Ohio817
North Carolina901
Florida975
Illinois976
New Jersey980
Pennsylvania1056
New York1636

Even more about Dax


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Dax a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Dax?

1 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Dax
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 5,128
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1968
2012 births +320

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