"son of Nicholas"

Nixon Origin and Meaning

The name Nixon is a boy's name of English origin meaning "son of Nicholas".
A fresher spin on Jaxon, with built-in cool nickname Nix, and a great way to honor an ancestral Nick. But the association with disgraced former president Richard Nixon remains strong, which might explain why this otherwise bang-on-trend surname name has remained under the radar, peaking at #482 in 2017.
# 728 in the US

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Famous People Named Nixon

  • Nixon Knowles (b. 2009)half,brother of American singer Beyonce
  • Steffanie "Nixon" NewellWelsh female pro werestler
  • Richard Nixonformer U.S. President
  • Lewis NixonAmerican paratrooper of "Band of Brothers"

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