Zavier is a unique variation of Xavier. It originated in modern times, but it has classical origins. As of 2020, Zavier is a top 900 option at rank 881 for boys.
Meaning of the name Zavier:
Basque: new house, bright, splendid
Origin of the name Zavier:
Zavier is a unique baby name that is a modern take on Xavier. Xavier originated from a Basque city called Etxeberria. It began as a surname in the fifteenth century, including with Saint Francis Xavier. Xavier became a given name out of respect for this patron saint. It spread with the Catholic and Christian Protestant churches.
Symbolism of the name Zavier:
The baby name Zavier has the same meaning as Xavier. Xavier, remember, comes from the Basque place title, Etxeberria. Etxeberria translate to “new house” in English. Some individuals reference the words “bright” and “splendid” with this definition.
Style of the name Zavier:
Modern and classical
Gender of the name Zavier:
Zavier is a modern name for boys.
Pronunciation of the name Zavier:
ZAY-vyer OR ZAY-vee-ur
Number of syllables in the name Zavier:
Two or three depending on pronunciation
Emotion evoked from the name Zavier:
Zavier is a strong name for boys. It is trendy and unique.
Alternative spellings for the name Zavier:
Nicknames for the name Zavier:
Popularity of the name Zavier:
Zavier first became a top 1,000 baby name on the Social Security Popularity Index in 2001 at rank 991. As of 2020, Zavier remains a top 900 option. More specifically, it is number 881 for boys. Zavier ranked highest in 2010 at 738.
Related names for the name Zavier:
Great middle names for Zavier and their meanings:
- Cade (stout, sturdy, round, barrel)
- Austin (great, magnificent)
- Ryan (little king)
- Sean (God is gracious)
- Hudson (son of Hudd)
- Evan (the Lord is gracious)
- Heath of heather, land of grass, one who lives by a moor)
- Devon (deep valley dweller, defender)
Famous people with the name Zavier:
- Zavier De'Angelo (photographer)
Zaviers in popular culture:
There are no fictional characters with the baby name Zavier.