Gender: Male Origin of Sax: Diminutive of Saxon

Sax Origin and Meaning

The name Sax is a boy's name of Saxon origin.

Rhythmic and sensual -- maybe too sensual, in terms of playground teasing. Sax Rohmer was the nom de plume of the prolific English novelist who created Dr.Fu Manchu.

16 names similar to Sax

These 16 names were selected by our users that were looking for other names like Sax. If you didn't find an alternative name that you like better than Sax, try our name generator. It allows you to go beyond the similarities of a name, which can provide a lot of inspiration!

Find other names based on Sax using our baby name generator.


- this week

Famous People Named Sax

Pop Culture References for the name Sax



katinka Says:


Cool, punchy name with a laid-back, jazzy vibe. But yes, sounds like sex.

That Creepy Stalker Named Tess Says:


Me as well. If you are considering naming your kid this, you might want to consider home-schooling.

Theodora_Phoenix Says:


I think this name sounds really cool, but I can definitely see the teasing potential.