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Pronunciation

hɑviɛr

Origin

Spanish

Meaning

This traditional Spanish name has old Basque roots. It originates in the curious old word 'etxaberri' which means 'new house'. With two equally charismatic pronunciations, in Spanish Javier is pronounced 'havi-air', and when used in English, it's often 'havi-ay'. With its Latin personality, this adorable name for a baby boy is considered in ratings to be strong, smiling and very handsome.

Rank in the year 2015

Javier was ranked #418 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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