Name
FELIX

Name FELIX

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 205,727 births of Felix in the countries below, which represents an average of 1,449 births of children bearing the first name Felix per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 7,045 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Felix   
In Italiano Nome Felix   
Available variants : Félix , Fèlix


Information about the first name Felix

We celebrate Felix on February 12th
The first name Felix is listed in our categories :The first name Felix has been assigned to:
99.82% to boys
0.18% to girls
The country where the first name Felix is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 5 letters including 2 vowels and 3 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Felix

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Felix : Filxe, Xilef

Anacyclics of the first name Felix

An anacyclic is a word or phrase that can be read in the normal sense of reading or in the opposite direction. Here is the list of names that are anonymous of the given name Felix: Xilef

Felix in Japanese *

Romajifiirikkusu
Katakanaフィーリックス
Hiraganaふぃーりっくす
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Felix in Japanese
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Felix in sign language

Felix in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Felix

US English
Etymology src :
  • From Latin Fēlīx (literally “happy, lucky”).
Anagrams src :
  • exfil, flexi, flexi-
Anagrams src :
  • exfil, flexi, flexi-
Noun src :
  • FELIX
  • Free Electron Laser for Infrared eXperiments
  • Free-orbit Experiment with Laser Interferometry X-Rays
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈfiːlɪks/
  • Rhymes: -iːlɪks
Proper noun src :
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
General
Etymology src :
  • From fēlīx (“lucky, happy”).
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈfeːlɪks/
  • Hyphenation: Fe‧lix
Proper noun src :
Icelandic
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈfɛːlɪks/
  • IPA(key): /ˈfɛːlɪxs/
Proper noun src :
SE Swedish
Proper noun src :
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
Latin
Etymology src :
  • From Proto-Italic *fēlwiks, from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₁-lw-i-k-s, from *dʰeh₁(y)- (“to suckle”).
Adjective src :
  • fēlīx (genitive fēlīcis, comparative fēlīcior, superlative fēlīcissimus, adverb fēlīciter); third-declension one-termination adjective
  • happy, lucky, blessed, fortunate
  • Synonyms: laetus, alacer
  • Antonyms: maestus, infēlīx, trīstis, miser, aeger
  • fertile, fruitful, prosperous
  • auspicious, favorable, of good omen or luck
  • (religion, archaic) of the noble fruits offered to the deities
Alternative forms src :
  • foelīx (medieval)
Alternative forms src :
  • Foelīx (medieval)
Pronunciation src :
  • (Classical) IPA(key): /ˈfeː.liːks/, [ˈfeːlʲiːks̠]
  • (modern Italianate Ecclesiastical) IPA(key): /ˈfe.liks/, [ˈfɛːliks]
Adjective (Declension) src :
  • Third-declension one-termination adjective.
Adjective (Derived terms) src :
  • Arabia Fēlīx
  • fēlīcitās
  • fēlīciter
  • fēlīcitō
  • Fēlīx
Proper noun (Declension) src :
DK Danish
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CZ Czech
Etymology src :
  • Derived from Latin Fēlīx.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): [ˈfɛlɪks]
  • Rhymes: -ɪks
  • Hyphenation: Fe‧lix
Proper noun src :
Proper noun (Declension) src :
  • This proper noun needs an inflection-table template.
 

Popularity of the name Felix

Number of FELIX births per year

Total births of Felix by country

Births with the first name Felix
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
73,058
52
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
19,139
80
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
18,716
31
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
17,017
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
12,113
17
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
11,774
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
10,852
197
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
9,572
0
SESweden
1998 - 2022
8,667
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
4,705
0
NONorway
1945 - 2022
3,179
0
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
2,819
1
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
2,692
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
2,195
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
1,624
0
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2022
1,086
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
1,050
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
1,016
0
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
916
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
782
2
MXMexico
2017 - 2021
678
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
520
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
468
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
438
0
CLChili
2010 - 2021
250
0
SKSlovakia
2011 - 2022
14
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
7
0

Total births of Felix by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Felix
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2022
1,945
0
DEGermany
2022
997
1
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
807
0
ATAustria
2021
697
0
QCQuebec
2022
400
1
AUAustralia
2022
348
0
DKDenmark
2022
314
0
ARArgentina
2015
186
0
NONorway
2022
164
0
ONOntario
2019
157
0
NLNetherlands
2022
153
0
BEBelgium
2022
149
0
SESweden
2022
149
0
CHSwitzerland
2021
108
0
NZNew Zealand
2022
103
0
CLChili
2021
85
0
BCBritish Columbia
2022
63
0
ITItaly
2021
51
0
ABAlberta
2022
47
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
35
0
PLPoland
2022
32
0
FRFrance
2022
29
0
IEIreland
2022
24
0

Comments on the name Felix

Personalities with the first name Felix

There are 552 personalities with the first name Felix


Lope De Vega
(Félix Lope De Vega Carpio) src

Spain
Writer Poet Playwright Translator


Félix Mendelssohn Bartholdy
src

Kingdom of saxony German confederation
Writer Composer Conductor Pianist Organist Painter University teacher Musicologist Music teacher


John Cena
(John Felix Anthony Cena) src

United states of america
Actor Writer Musician Executive producer Rapper Voice actor Amateur wrestler Professional wrestler


Albert Ii De Belgique
src

Belgium
Monarch Diplomat


Pewdiepie
(Felix Arvid Ulf Kjellberg) src

Sweden
Japan enthusiast Writer Television producer Internet celebrity Gamer Youtuber


Pierre Bourdieu
(Pierre Félix Bourdieu) src

France
Translator Sociologist Anthropologist Photographer Writer


Felix Bloch
src

United states of america Switzerland
Physicist University teacher Nuclear physicist


Félix Iv
src


Writer Catholic priest


Félix Ier
src


Catholic priest


Félix Iii
src


Writer Catholic priest



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Felix
Full list of personalities with the first name Felix

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Felix

There are 1060 actors and actresses with the first name Felix
Felix Nölle
Felix Avitia
Felix Osinga
Felix Von Opel
Felix Fox
Felix Achille
Felix Sandman
Felix Steitz
Felix Yanez
Felix Kammerer
Felix Wichum
Felix Martinsson
Felix Aiwanger
Felix Drake
Felix Krasser
Felix Quinton
Felix Ryan
Felix Roco
Felix Auer
Felix Everding
Felix Bold
Felix Benjamin Maue
Felix Slavut
Felix Cartal
Felix Allsop
Felix Isenbügel
Felix Vicious
Felix Stulbach
Felix Raffel
Felix M. Ott

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Felix
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Felix

Rankings of first name FELIX by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#6AT Austria2021
#13QC Quebec2022
#18DK Denmark2022
#35NZ New Zealand2022
#38NO Norway2022
#43DE Germany2022
#48BC British Columbia2022
#50BE Belgium2022
#66AU Australia2022
#71GB United Kingdom2021
#72CH Switzerland2021
#82AB Alberta2022
#82SE Sweden2022
#87ON Ontario2019
#98AR Argentina2015
#104NL Netherlands2022
#112CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#150CL Chili2021
#192US United State of America2022
#218IE Ireland2022
#228PL Poland2022
#276IT Italy2021
#1279FR France2022
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#7615QC Quebec2022
#11002DE Germany2022