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Gender: M Origin of Jax: Modern invented name Jax's Popularity in 2015: #214

Jax is the Dex-Jex-Pax type of x-ending cool -- possibly too cool -- variation of Jack or nickname for Jaxon or Jackson. Jax has been hovering just outside the Top 200 for three straight years, although it only entered the Top 1000 in 2005.

Jax was a soap opera character name way back when; most recently he's been seen as Jackson "Jax" Teller, the central character on Sons of Anarchy, the national president of the Sons of Anarchy Motorcycle Club.

Famous People Named Jax

Jax Jones (born Timucin Fabian Kwong Wah Aluo), British musician
Jax Joseph Nilon (b. 2007), son of actress Garcelle Beauvais and Mike Nilon; twin brother Jaid Thomas
Jax Copeland Arnold (b. 2013), son of actor Tom Arnold
Jax Commons, son of Scottish footballer Kris Commons
Jax Cameron Reilly (b. 2016), son of Australian rules footballer Brent Reilly
Jaxx Beckett Jones (b. 2014), son of soccer player Will Johnson
Jaclyn "Jax" Cole Miskanic, American female pop singer ("American Idol")

Pop Culture References for the name Jax

Jackson Nathaniel "Jax" Teller, main character on TV's 'Sons of Anarchy'
Jax mi Kat, Giant in Jill Williamson's Blood of Kings trilogy
Jax, character in book "Mephisto Kiss" by Trinity Faegen
Jackson "Jax" Briggs, character in video game series "Mortal Kombat"
Jackson "Jax" Gardner, character in film Backstage
Jefferson "Jax" Jackson aka Firestorm, character on TV's "The Flash" and "Legends of Tomorrow"
Jax Brewery building, New Orleans, Louisiana landmark