What does Nixon mean?
Nixon /nix-on/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Old English origin, and the meaning of Nixon is "son of Nicholas". A contraction of "Nicholas's son" or "Nick's son". Made famous by American President Nixon.
Nixon▲ has 45 different relations via Nicholas, Nick: Colin▲, Nic, Nicanor, Nicco, Niccolo, Nichol, Nichole, Nicholl, Nichols, Nick▼, Nickey, Nickie, Nickson, Nicky▼, Nico▲, Nicol, Nicola, Nicolai, Nicolao, Nicolas▲, Nicolay, Nicolet, Nicoli, Nicolis, Nicoll, Nicolls, Nicolo, Niels, Nik, Niki, Nikita, Nikki, Nikko, Nikky, Niklas, Niklos, Niko▲, Nikolai▲, Nikolas▲, Nikolay, Nikolos, Nikos, Nilos, Nils and Nykko.Kreatif forms: Naxon, Nixonna, Nixonne. [more]
How popular is Nixon?
Nixon is a rare given name for men but a very popular last name for all people (#877 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Charted below is the birth name popularity of Nixon for boys. Nixon was first listed in 2011 and reached its top position of #587 in the U.S. in 2014. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Popular alternative forms of Nixon (#587 in 2014) are Nicholas (#57 in 2014), Colin (#140), Nicolas (#196), Nico (#456), Nikolai (#536), Nikolas (#563), Niko (#617), Nils, Niklas, Nicola, Nick, Nikko and Nicky. Usage of these boy names was at its highest in the year 2013 (usage of 0.348%) and has remained as widespread to this day (usage 0.3463%, 0.5% less), but with the versions Nick and Nicky becoming less in vogue. The most fashionable birth names in this list are Nixon (#587), Nikolai (#536), Niko (#617), Nico (#456) and Colin (#140), with Colin and Niko having a revival in popularity. Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the boy name Nixon and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)