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Pronunciation

pækstən

Origin

English

Meaning

Paxton is solid, and the “x” in its center leaves you with a feeling of someone being grounded, stable, strong. Its origin isn’t clear, though many believe that it comes from an old English word for “peaceful.” It is definitely original, uncommon and intriguing. If you choose to give your baby this name, it’ll rarely be forgotten.

Rank in the year 2015

Paxton was ranked #426 in the most popular American names of 2015.

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