Pax Origin and Meaning

The name Pax is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "peaceful".

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. Parents attracted to Pax may also want to consider Paz, the unisex Spanish version, or Paxton, a growing-in-popularity surname choice that shares that magical X-factor.

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Famous People Named Pax

  • Pax PrentissAmerican co,founder of detox clinic Passages Malibu
  • Pax Thien JoliePitt (b. 2003), son of actors Angelina Jolie & Brad Pitt
  • Salam Paxpseudonym under which Salam Abdulmunem became the "most famous blogger in the world" during and after the 2003 invasion of Iraq

Pax in Pop Culture

  • Pax au Telemanusa character from Pierce Brown's "Red Rising" trilogy
  • Pax Afrikamain character in South African animated television series "URBO: The Adventures of Pax Afrika"

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