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What does Ajax mean?

Ajax Pronunciation of 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.

Associated with: greek, heroes, war, great, king.

Variations

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)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Ajax name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ajax outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested 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.


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