Gender: Male Meaning of Nixon: "son of Nicholas" Origin of Nixon: English Nixon's Popularity in 2019: #589

Nixon Origin and Meaning

The name Nixon is a boy's name of English origin meaning "son of Nicholas".

Even die-hard Republicans would be unlikely to foist this on a child -- unless they live in Utah, where in 2015 Nixon came in at Number 76. Utah alone was largely responsible for seeing Nixon into the US Top 1000.

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Rank in US: #589

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ladimon Says:


We gotta disagree there lol

hermioneameliastyles Says:


I agree with you on Nixon but not on Reagan. Reagan is a beautiful name for a girl (or boy if you wish) and at least president Reagan was a decent president unlike Nixon.

ladimon Says:


This and Reagan are two names where I will never understand why you'd use then.