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8 Fox names and what they mean, for fox for baby boys, listing 1-8.


Dingo .. The wild dogs of Australia, similar to foxes.

Fox .. "Fox." Probably refers to a fox-catcher or to a fox's den, or to a cunning person, or for someone with red hair .. In Ireland it has been used as English translation of the Gaelic nickname "sionnach" meaning "fox" .. As a Jewish name it has been used as an Anglicized form of the Yiddish nickname "fiksl" meaning "fox" .. Journalist Fox Butterfield .. English statesman Charles James Fox.
[Foxe, Foxen]

Marion .. Revolutionary war soldier Francis "Swamp Fox" Marion.
[Mariano]

Michael .. Actors Mickey Rooney, Michael Caine, Michael J Fox, Michel Chiklis, Michael Gambon, Michael Imperioli, Mike Myers ..
[Maik, Makai, Meical, Micael, Mical, .. 46 more]

Reynard .. (Old German, Old French) "Fox." The French word for fox, "renard", comes from medieval European animal stories in which the cunning fox is known as "Reynard" in reference to his cleverness.
[Raynard, Reinhard, Reinhardt, Renard, Renardo, .. 4 more]

Todd .. (Middle English) "Fox." The name possibly refers to a fox hunter .. It remains a dialectal word for a fox in some parts of Britain ..
[Tod]

Todhunter .. (Old English) "Fox-hunter." ..

Uncas .. (Native American Indian) "The fox." ..


Top 1000 baby names ranking of Fox names: Marion, Michael, Todd

Marion, Michael and Todd are commonly used names, while Dingo, Fox, Reynard, Todhunter and Uncas are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)

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