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Daxton is a name that's so traditional that it almost sounds modern. Though the name didn't show up on the list of the most popular American names until the 21st century, the origins of the name are much older. Read on to learn more about this name.

Meaning of the name Daxton:

English: From the town of Dax

Origin of the name Daxton:

Daxton is a name of English origin that literally translates to “from the (town of) Dax).

Symbolism of the name Daxton:

Daxton is an English place name that traditionally symbolized one's home, but now has more to do with symbolizing a baby's heritage.

Style of the name Daxton:


Gender of the name Daxton:

Daxton is almost exclusively used as a name for baby boys.

Pronunciation of the name Daxton:


Number of syllables in the name Daxton:


Emotion evoked from the name Daxton:

Daxton tends to evoke emotions that are related to nostalgia.

Alternative spellings for the name Daxton:

  • Daxtone
  • Daxten
  • Daxtin

Nicknames for the name Daxton:

Popularity of the name Daxton:

According to the Social Security Administration, Daxton is the 289th most popular name for baby boys in the United States. It was most popular in 2019, when it was the 279th most popular name.

Related names for the name Daxton:

Great middle names for Daxton and their meanings:

Famous people with the name Daxton:

  • Daxton Swanson (American football player)
  • Daxton Monaghan (Australian musician)
  • Daxton Grey Gujral (American actor)

Daxtons in popular culture:

  • Daxton (character, Zoombies)
  • Daxton Chill (character, We Are Robin)
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