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Gender: M Meaning of Paxton: "peace town" Origin of Paxton: Latin and English Paxton's Popularity in 2016: #203

Paxton stands out from a lot of other two-syllable surname names for two reasons: the dynamic letter X in the middle, and its admirable peace association, providing the great nickname Pax.

Paxton has been a Top 300 name for several years now, and last year it reached its peak of 203, just outside the top 200. It remains a distinctive choice.

One well known bearer is the British actor Paxton Whitehead.

Famous People Named Paxton

Paxton James Lynch, American NFL football player
Paxton Whitehead, English actor
Paxton Ingram, American pop singer ("The Voice")
Paxton James Schulte, American ice hockey player
Paxton Baker, American businessman and baseball team owner
Paxton White (b. 2009), son of ice hockey player Ian White
Paxton Wiercioch (b. 2015), son of ice hockey player Patrick Wiercioch
Terry Paxton Bradshaw, American NFL football player and actor
Bill Paxton, American actor

Pop Culture References for the name Paxton

Paxton Powers, character on animated series "Batman Beyond"
Paxton Fettel, character in the 'F.E.A.R.' video game series
Paxton, character in the movie "Ant-Man"
Andrew Paxton, character in movie "The Proposal"
Paxton Summers, character in the ebook "Hailstorm" by Relina Skye

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