Maddox

Maddox - A very unique male name



  Dec 10,2018      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Maddox, meaning son of Madoc, appeared on the charts for the first time in 2002 on position #1501. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Maddox and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Maddox? 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 Maddox. The baby boy name Maddox was given to 2,288 baby boys in 2012, ranking #167 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 717 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Maddox peaked in popularity 6 years ago in 2012 on position 167.



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Maddox is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Maddox is currently topping the baby name charts in Arkansas at position #88 - and is the least popular in New Jersey at position #373.

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 Maddox is where you live.


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Maddox origin and meaning

Maddox is a 6 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means son of Madoc. To see famous people named Maddox, pop culture references for the name Maddox and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Maddox

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

Matias / Mathias / Mitch / Matthias / Montez / Maddux / Mateusz / Matheus / Mitsuo / Maddix /

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
2012167
2011169
2010180
2009180
2008208
2007227
2006235
2005277
2004376
2003580
20021501

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Arkansas88
West Virginia90
Oklahoma91
Vermont91
Louisiana96
Maine97
Tennessee97
Hawaii99
South Dakota103
Mississippi104
Iowa105
Idaho106
Nebraska109
South Carolina115
Virginia115
Kentucky115
Georgia118
Ohio122
Kansas122
Indiana128
Missouri135
Delaware137
Alabama138
North Carolina155
Colorado163
Florida167
Pennsylvania170
North Dakota174
New Hampshire182
Texas187
Connecticut188
Massachusetts193
Maryland193
Washington201
Wisconsin208
Alaska208
Michigan209
Montana212
Nevada216
Utah226
Illinois226
New York227
Arizona235
California243
Minnesota243
New Mexico243
Oregon252
New Jersey373

Even more about Maddox


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 Maddox 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 Maddox?

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
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Maddox
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 717
Letter count 6
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 2002
2012 births +2,288

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