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Pronunciation

nɑks

Origin

English

Meaning

This name packs a lot of punch into one syllable. Strong and exuding confidence, this is a wonderful name for your boy. With both Scottish and English roots, this name is derived from the word cnocc meaning ‘round hill’, but later came to refer to the people living on a hill or mountain. If you’re looking for catchy and fun, Knox could be for you.

Rank in the year 2015

Knox was ranked #494 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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