Jax

Jax - A very unique male name



  Oct 17,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Jax appeared on the charts for the first time in 1997 on position #2140. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Jax and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Jax? 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 Jax. The baby boy name Jax was given to 1,092 baby boys in 2012, ranking #305 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 1,503 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Jax peaked in popularity 5 years ago in 2012 on position 305.



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Jax is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Jax is currently topping the baby name charts in South Dakota at position #124 - and is the least popular in New Jersey at position #569.

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 Jax is where you live.


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Jax origin and meaning

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

Similar to Jax

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

Joshua / Jack / Jose / Joe / Jesse / Jesus / Jay / Jake / Jessie / Jackie /

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
2012305
2011317
2010345
2009422
2008711
2007824
20061044
20051049
20041071
20031264
20021570
20011623
20001961
19991468
19981982
19972140

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
South Dakota124
North Dakota149
Nebraska163
Louisiana167
Montana175
Arkansas185
Idaho192
Wisconsin194
Iowa202
Mississippi214
Kansas216
Missouri226
Utah228
Minnesota235
Oklahoma241
Nevada248
Arizona249
Indiana250
Oregon255
Illinois259
Massachusetts269
Ohio274
Michigan296
Washington299
Kentucky305
California305
West Virginia321
Colorado321
Texas335
Tennessee342
Florida353
South Carolina357
Alabama362
North Carolina368
Virginia369
Pennsylvania386
New York397
Maryland412
Georgia445
New Mexico451
New Jersey569

Even more about Jax


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 Jax 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 Jax?

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 Jax
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 1,503
Letter count 3
Syllable count 1
Year first discovered 1997
2012 births +1,092

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