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Updated February 8, 2024

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Boy name origins & meanings

  • English : God has been gracious
  • English : God has been gracious, has shown favor
  • American : Son of Jack

What does Jaxon mean and stand for?

The name Jaxon, a new spelling of Jackson, is of English origin and means "God is gracious."

Syllables: 2

How Popular Is The Name Jaxon


According to Social Security Administration data, Jaxon has been consistently popular, remaining in the top 50 since 2013, making quite the jump from its spot at 477 in 2000. It has yet to surpass its brother Jackson, though.

However, it is the 7th most popular name on

According to Google search data analysis, in the last five years Isabella was at its peak popularity in January 2021.

Jaxon, a new form of Jackson, is of English origin and means "God has been gracious." This new spelling of Jackson is still relatively new and gained much popularity after Kristin Cavallari and former NFL quarterback Jay Cutler named their second son Jaxon.

Where is it Popular?

Jaxon was searched for most often in the following states:

Nicknames for Jaxon

  • Jack
  • Jacky
  • Jax
  • Jay

Pairs well with these middle names



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