Gender: Male Origin of Halifax: Place-name

Halifax Origin and Meaning

The name Halifax is a boy's name .

If you want to honor your grandfather Hal but can't work up much enthusiasm for his full name Harold, consider the more stylish (if a bit pretentious) capital of Nova Scotia.

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EW314 Says:


It's a well-known bank here in the UK, so it's so weird seeing this listed as a name!

RoddyThlayli Says:


I love this name on either gender!

lesliemarion Says:


I love Hal and Harold and Halifax, Nova Scotia, so this one I like.