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pinWhat does Dax mean?

Dax /dax/ as a boys' name is pronounced daks. It is of French origin. Place name; a town in southwestern France that dates from before the days of the Roman occupation. Familiar today as the name of a character on the TV show "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine".


Dax has 2 variants: Dack and Daxton.

Kreatif forms: Dadax, Daxda, Daxdi. [more]

pinHow popular is Dax?

Dax is an uncommon given name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#45482 out of 150436, Top 30%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Shown below is the birth name popularity of Dax for boys. Dax entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its highest position of #604 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dax name in U.S.

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

Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the boy name Dax and related names. The only other popular alternative form of Dax (#604 2 years ago) rated in the Top 1000 is Daxton (#481 2 years ago). These relations of Dax were favored as baby names in 2014 (average #542). Dax has historically been preferred by parents, though Daxton is currently the preferred form. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Dax, Daxton in U.S.

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

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Dax is pronounced similarly to Dex and Dix. Other recommended similar baby names are Bax, Da-, Dace, Dacy, Daeg, Dag, Dago, Dai, Dal, Dan, Dar, Daw, Day, Des, Dexy, Jax and Max. These names tend to be more frequently used than Dax.