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Beaux is an alternative spelling of the more common Beau or Bo. The name has French origins as a word name with a great meaning. Adding the “X” to the end gives it a bit of unisex appeal, but it's still far more common for boys than girls. Because it's only one syllable, it also makes a great middle name. Beaux has a bit of rustic appeal and is a fitting “cowboy name” as well.

Meaning of the name Beaux:

French: Handsome, beautiful

Origin of the name Beaux:

Beaux is an alternative spelling of the French word name Beau. It's been a given name, middle name, surname, and nickname, and it means “beautiful” or “handsome.” Think of it as the masculine version of Belle.

Symbolism of the name Beaux:

Many people see the name Beaux as being symbolic of a man who is incredibly handsome and charming. New parents may choose it in hopes that their little boys turn out this way.

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Gender of the name Beaux:

Beaux is a boy's name.

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Emotion evoked from the name Beaux:

The baby name Beaux evokes images of someone who is friendly and easy to get along with.

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Popularity of the name Beaux:

According to the Social Security Administration, Beaux has never been a top 1,000 baby name for boys in the United States.

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Great middle names for Beaux and their meanings:

  • Taylor (tailor)
  • Dylan (son of the sea)
  • Grayson (son of gray-haired man)
  • Nolan (champion)
  • Parker (park keeper)
  • Stetson (boxer, fighter)
  • Walker (fuller of cloth)
  • William (helmet, protection)
  • Wyatt (brave at war)

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