Meaning and name origin
Dax \dax\ as a boy's 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 is not a popular first name for males but a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#64726 out of 88799, Top 73%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Dax for boys. Dax reached its highest rank of #604 in the U.S. in 2014. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Dax and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Daxton (#481) and Dax (#604). (2014 statistics).
Dax▲ is also pronounced similarly to Dex and Dix. Other suggested 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 commonly used than Dax.