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Gender: Male Pronunciation: hah-vee-AIR Origin of Javier: Spanish variation of Xavier Meaning of Xavier: Basque or Arabic, "new house or bright" Javier's Popularity in 2018: #244

The name Javier is a boy's name of Spanish origin. Javier is ranked #244 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Names That Mean Hope and discussed in our forums with posts like "Rotating Sibling Sets".

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One of the most popular Spanish names for boys in the US, Javier is embodied for many Americans in the magnetic persona of Spanish-born Oscar-nominated actor Javier Bardem.

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Pop Culture References for the name Javier

Zavier, Javi, Javiar, Xaverio, Javer, Xabier, Jabier, Haviero, Javiero, Javere

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lesliemarion Says:


This is the sexiest male name I know.