Boy Names Starting With X
By Emma Waterhouse
Boy names starting with X are the ultimate choice if you’re looking for a name which has the X factor — quite literally! X marks the spot in some of the hottest boys’ names of the moment: from Maxwell to Maddox and from Huxley to Hendrix. So why not choose an X-starting boy name and put that extravagant X initial squarely up front?
Along with Maxwell and Maddox, popular names for boys which contain the letter X include Jaxon and its variants, Axel, Paxton, Maximus and Knox — all in the Top 250 baby names for boys in the US.
In the UK, x-ending names for boys are particularly popular, such as Max, Alex, Felix and Rex.
But if you’re looking for boy names which begin with X, you’d be surprised at how many wearable options there are beyond Xavier and Xander. How about Xavi, Xen, or even Xerxes?
Our full list of exciting X names for boys is here; alternatively, use the alphabet to browse boy names starting with a different letter.