What does Ajax mean?
Ajax [ajax] as a boys' name is of Greek origin. Greek mythology: the name of two heroes of the Trojan War as told by Homer's "Iliad". Ajax Telamonius, or Ajax the Great, was a legendary king of Salamis. Ajax Oileus, or Ajax the Lesser, was a legendary king of Locris.
Ajax has 1 variant: Aias.Creative forms:
(male) Ajad, Ajal, ..
(female) Ajas, Ajaxi, .. Middle name pairings:
Ajax Derek (A.D.), ..
How popular is Ajax?
Ajax is a rare first name for males but a somewhat popular surname for both adults and children (#107038 out of 150436, Top 71%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Ajax has not been ranked in the Top 2000 so far. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Aad, Abad, Adal, Adam▼, Adan▲, Adao, Adar, Ahab, Alan▼, Alex, Alix, Amad, Amal, Aman, Amjad, Ara, Aram, Aran, Arjay, Asa, Asad, Asaf, Ava, Ax, Azam, Bax, Dax▲, Jax▲ and Max▲. These names tend to be more commonly used than Ajax.