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Quick Facts on Jaxon

  • Gender:
  • Boy
  • Origin:
  • American, English
  • Number of syllables:
  • 2
  • Ranking popularity:
  • 46
Simple meaning:
Son of Jack

Characteristics of Jaxon

  • Independent
  • Individualistic
  • Ambitious
  • Strong-willed
  • Inventive
  • Successful

Etymology & Historical Origin - Jaxon

Jaxon is an American mutation of the English surname Jackson. Given the current rise in popularity of Jackson as a given name, Americans have reinvented the name with new and made-up spelling variations. Jaxon, Jaxen and Jaxson are examples of this trend. Not only that, but some Americans are replacing the perennial favorite nickname Jack with Jax.

Popularity of the Name Jaxon

Jaxon first appeared on the U.S. popularity charts in 1997 right around the time that Jackson was making big strides on the charts toward the Top 100 list of most commonly used boy names. American parents are notorious (more so than any other English speaking nation) for recreating names via phonetically respellings and creative new renderings of traditional names. It their attempt to make the name more unique once it becomes too popular or overused. This trend appears to be more common in middle America as opposed to the coastal states. For instance, Jaxon is most popular in the states of North Dakota, Oklahoma, Utah and South Dakota. Adding the “x” to Jaxon gives it a cute quality, less refined than the conventional Jackson. One thing to consider though: your child will go through life having to reconfirm the spelling of his name.
Popularity of the Boy Name Jaxon
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Cultural References to the Baby Name - Jaxon

  • Literary Characters of the baby name Jaxon

    Literary Characters of the Baby Name Jaxon

    Jaxon We cannot find any significant literary characters with the first name Jaxon.

  • Popular Songs on Jaxon

    Popular Songs on Jaxon

    Jaxon - We cannot find any well-known or significantly popular songs featuring the name Jaxon.

  • Children's Books on the Baby Name Jaxon

    Children's Books on the Baby Name Jaxon

    Jaxon He Is the Star (Joy Butel) - Jaxon is a true star. Follow his inspiring adventure from terrible illness to heroic recovery, with a lot of smiles, love and friendship along the way. As brave as a Lion, and strong as an Ox our young hero Jaxon has beaten the odds. Recommended for ages 4-8.

    Jaxon Rags and Smidjun (Maureen Frandsen) - "More birds!" thinks Jax. But when he got to the birdbath they were all gone. He is a birdwatcher, not a bird-catcher! Smidjun is thinking about his tummy, as dogs often do. He is checking the picnic table to see if there might be a hotdog there. Nope. Now he checks to see if there is a mouse hiding in the woodpile. It sort of smells like it. Or maybe there is a mouse under the deck? Recommended for ages 4-8.

  • Famous People Named Jaxon

    Famous People Named Jaxon

    Famous People Named Jaxon - We cannot find any celebrities or significantly famous people with the first name Jaxon.

  • Children of Famous People Named Jaxon

    Children of Famous People Named Jaxon

    Famous People Who Named Their Son Jaxon - We cannot find any celebrities or famous people who have named their child Jaxon.

  • Historic Figures

    Jaxon - Boy Baby Name - Historic Figures

    Jaxon - We cannot find any historically significant people with the first name Jaxon.

Personality of the Boy Name Jaxon

The number one personality is a leader - strong and competitive. They are willing to initiate action and take risks. One personalities work hard toward their endeavors and have the ability to apply their creative and innovative thinking skills with strong determination. They believe in their ability to succeed and are too stubborn to be hindered by obstacles. Ones meet obstacles head-on with such mental vigor and energy that you better step aside. They resent taking orders, so don't try telling them what to do either. This is an intensely active personality, but they are also known as starters rather than finishers. They have a propensity to become bored and will move quickly to the next project if not properly challenged.  They are the ones to think up and put into action new and brilliant ideas, but they are not the ones to stick around and manage them. This personality has an enthusiastic and pioneering spirit. They are distinctly original.

Variations of the Baby Name - Jaxon

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