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Dixie meaning and name origin

Dixie \dix-xie\ as a girl's name is pronounced DIK-see. It is of French and English origin, and the meaning of Dixie is "tenth". The name refers to a region of the US known as the Old South. It may derive from one of the surveyors of the Mason-Dixon line, or from the "ten" (in Cajun French "dix") dollar note circulated from Louisiana, which made the South the "land of dixies". Actress Dixie Carter.

Dixie has 2 variant forms: Dix and Dixee.

For more information, see also the related name Benedicta.

Dixie is also pronounced similarly to Doxie. Other suggested similar baby names are Dacie, Daisie, Dasie, Docie and Nixie.

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Popularity of Dixie

Dixie is a very popular first name for females (#481 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#38181 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).

Displayed below is the baby names popularity of Dixie name for girls (2012 statistics). Compare Dixie with its variant forms and related girl baby names.

Top 1000 ranking of Dixie name in U.S.
Top 100 ranking of Dixie outside U.S.


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