X Factor Baby Names

The letter X seems to all by itself create cool baby names. Some of the best baby names with the X factor:
  • Lex

    Gender: M Love Dislike

    Trendy short form of Alexander; like all the names that rhyme with sex, it has a seductive edge. Read More 

  • Maddox

    Gender: M Love Dislike

    Maddox, a previously obscure Welsh family name with a powerfully masculine image, suddenly came into the spotlight when Angelina Jolie chose it for her son in 2003. By the following year it was in... Read More 

  • Max

    Gender: M Love Dislike

    Max was transformed from cigar-chomping grandpa to rosy-cheeked baby in the 1980s, along with card-playing partners Sam and Jake.

    Never quite as popular as it seemed, Max is now, at... Read More 

  • Maximilian

    Gender: M Love Dislike

    This name once seemed a bit grand and pompous for an American baby boy, but a significant number of parents are now preferring it as a substantial platform for the nickname Max, among them... Read More 

  • Maximus

    Gender: M Love Dislike

    The powerful name of the powerful character played by Russell Crowe in the 2000 film Gladiator first appeared on the popularity charts that same year. Max to the max. One time considered... Read More 

  • Maxine

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    With the success of all names Max, from Max itself to Maxwell to Maxfield to Maximilian, it's just possible that Maxine could be lured away from her mah-jongg game at the clubhouse and into the... Read More 

  • Maxwell

    Gender: M Love Dislike

    A happy medium between the weighty Maximilian and the laid-back Max. Lance Armstrong chose it for his son. Early influences on the name's revival include Maxwell Smart of the television show, and... Read More 

  • Moxie

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    Like Penn Jillette, you can have your own little brash babe. Read More 

  • Nyx

    Gender: F Love Dislike

    In Greek mythology, Nyx was a powerful goddess and the embodiment of the night, but when spoken, its negative meaning can't be ignored. Read More 

  • Pax

    Gender: M Love Dislike

    Pax, one of the variations of names meaning peace that are newly popular in these less-than-peaceful times, got a lot of publicity when chosen by Brad & Angelina for their Vietnamese-born son.... Read More 

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