Xavian is an elite modern baby name for boys. Known for its rise in usage during the early 2010s, Xavian has become a popular name among media personalities and athletes. Xavian the Wither King is the name of a main character in the Swordsfall series, and Xavian is also the name of a character in the original World of Warcraft series. Keep reading to learn more about this name.

Meaning of the name Xavian:

Basque: Castle, the new house, bright

Origin of the name Xavian:

Xavian is a modern elaboration of the name Xavier. This Basque name arose as a Romanized version place name Etxeberria in the Kingdom of Navarre. In the Old Basque language, this location name meant “castle” or “new house.” Alternatively, Xavier may also derive from the Basque phrase etxe berri (which many linguists interpret as “brilliant” or “bright”).

Symbolism of the name Xavian:

Xavian is an expansion of the name Xavier (meaning “castle” or “the new house”). Symbols of this name include the ramparts, tower, and basilica of the Castle of Xavier in modern-day Navarre, Spain.

Style of the name Xavian:


Gender of the name Xavian:

Xavian is a boy's name.

Pronunciation of the name Xavian:


Number of syllables in the name Xavian:


Emotion evoked from the name Xavian:

The name Xavian evokes feelings of radiance and renewal.

Alternative spellings for the name Xavian:

Nicknames for the name Xavian:

  • Xavi
  • Xavie
  • Xavy

Popularity of the name Xavian:

According to the Social Security Administration index, Xavian was the 1,984th most popular baby name for boys in 2020.

Related names for the name Xavian:

Great middle names for Xavian and their meanings:

  • Armani (army man, warrior)
  • Bashar (bearer of good tidings, bringer of good news)
  • Clayton (clay settlement)
  • Estuardo (steward, house guard, estate manager)
  • Frederic (peaceful ruler)
  • Kordell (cord maker)
  • Lamonte (lawman, enforcer, mountain)
  • Mazin (rain clouds, precipitation
  • Nate (God has given)
  • Viviano (alive, lively, life)
  • Walter (commander of the army)
  • Yeadley (fenced meadow, enclosed field)

Famous people with the name Xavian:

  • Xavian Anderson (actor)
  • Xavian “Xavi” Anyó (visual effects artist)
  • Xavien Howard (football player)
  • Xavian Lahey (television personality)
  • Xavian Lee (actor)
  • Xavian Moore (baseball player)
  • Xavian Sorey (football player)
  • Xavian Virgo (soccer player)

Xavian in popular culture:

  • Xavian (character in the classic World of Warcraft series)
  • Xavian the Wither King (character in the Swordsfall series)