What does Jax mean?
Jax [jax] as a boys' name is of Old English derivation, and the name Jax means "son of Jack". Jax is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -x, of Jackson (Old English): American President Andrew Jackson.
Associated with: old english.
(male) Japh, Jare, ..
(female) Jabi, Jaxia, .. Middle name pairings:
Jax Said (J.S.), ..
How popular is Jax?
Jax is an uncommon given name for males but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#65298 out of 150436, Top 43%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the baby name statistics of Jax for boys. Jax was first listed in 1997 and reached its peak position of #209 in the U.S. in 2014, and is presently at #214. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Displayed below is an analysis of the popularity of the boy name Jax and corresponding names. Jack (#40 last year), Jackson (#17), Jacky, Jaxen (#651), Jaxon (#44) and Jaxson (#84) are the popular alternative forms of Jax (#214 last year) appearing in the Top 2000. These forms of Jax were favored 2 years ago (usage of 1.88%) and have remained as popular to this day (usage 1.89%, 1% more). The most fashionable birth names among these are Jackson, Jax, Jaxen, Jaxon and Jaxson.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Bax, Dax▲, Ja-, Jae, Jai, Jak, Jan▼, Jaq, Jay▼ and Max▲. These names tend to be more frequently used than Jax.See names in meaning and etymology.