Javier

Javier - A very unique male name



  Jun 15,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Javier appeared on the charts for the first time in 1922 on position #1871. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Javier and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Javier? 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 Javier. The baby boy name Javier was given to 1,730 baby boys in 2012, ranking #212 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 949 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Javier peaked in popularity 21 years ago in 1998 on position 149.



Famous with this name

Javier Bardem
Javier Gutiérrez
Javier Drolas


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Javier is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Javier is currently topping the baby name charts in New Mexico at position #99 - and is the least popular in Louisiana at position #609.

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 Javier is where you live.


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Javier origin and meaning

Javier is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Javier, pop culture references for the name Javier and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Javier

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

Jeffrey / Jeffery / Jasper / Jeffry / Jabari / Jefferey / Javari / Jabbar / Jeffory / Jabree /

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
2012212
2011193
2010192
2009188
2008167
2007163
2006163
2005164
2004158
2003161
2002158
2001149
2000155
1999160
1998149
1997154
1996155
1995157
1994153
1993151
1992151
1991151
1990160
1989166
1988182
1987180
1986184
1985183
1984181
1983182
1982195
1981193
1980188
1979209
1978199
1977204
1976206
1975200
1974209
1973211
1972239
1971240
1970255
1969258
1968268
1967252
1966272
1965317
1964319
1963325
1962323
1961337
1960355
1959374
1958418
1957425
1956401
1955415
1954430
1953403
1952421
1951449
1950425
1949496
1948575
1947584
1946558
1945577
1944738
1943703
1942699
1941719
1940710
1939749
1938814
1937855
1936885
1935871
1934860
1933919
1932838
1931907
1930806
1929824
19281284
19271192
19261148
19251224
19231363
19221871

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
New Mexico99
Texas113
Arizona128
California129
Nevada152
Rhode Island168
Florida177
Illinois181
New Jersey215
Colorado221
Oregon227
North Carolina237
Washington246
Wisconsin262
New York262
Maryland268
Kansas270
Georgia273
Connecticut275
Arkansas277
Virginia291
Oklahoma294
Indiana300
Utah308
Alabama313
Massachusetts333
Pennsylvania342
Tennessee354
Ohio359
Idaho379
Iowa397
Michigan452
Mississippi456
Missouri461
Minnesota569
South Carolina571
Louisiana609

Even more about Javier


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 Javier 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 Javier?

2 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
1998
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Javier
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 949
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1922
2012 births +1,730

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