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Gender: M Meaning of Paxton: "peace town" Origin of Paxton: Latin and English Paxton's Popularity in 2014: #260

Paxton stands out from a lot of other two-syllable surname names for two reasons: the dynamic letter X in the middle, and its admirable peace association, providing the great nickname Pax.

Paxton has risen from Number 420 to Number 260 in the past few years, making it one of the fastest-rising names for boys, while remaining a distinctive choice.

One well known bearer is the British actor Paxton Whitehead.

Famous People Named Paxton

Pop Culture References for the name Paxton

Paxton Powers, from TV show "Batman Beyond"
Paxton Fettel, character in the 'F.E.A.R.' video game series
Andrew Paxton, character in movie "The Proposal", played by Ryan Reynolds

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