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What does Bax mean?

Bax Pronunciation of Bax [bax] as a name for boys is of Old English derivation, and the meaning of the name Bax is "baker". Bax is an alternate form of Baxter (Old English).

Associated with: old english.


1 relation via Baxter: Baxley.

Creative forms:
(male) Bace, Barx, ..

(female) Baru, Bin, ..

Middle name pairings:
Bax Zachery (B.Z.), ..

How popular is Bax?

Bax is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#15809 out of 150436, Top 11%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Baxter is the only popular variation form of Bax (unlisted) listed in the Top 2000. This form of Bax reached the height of its popularity in the 1880s (adoption of 0.01%). (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Baxter in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Bax and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Ban, Bar, Bat, Bay, Baz, Dax, Jax and Max. These names tend to be more frequently used than Bax.

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