Name HEX

Between 1930 and 2022 there were 1 birth of Hex in the countries below, which represents an average of 0 birth of children bearing the first name Hex per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 0 birth.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Hex   
In Italiano Nome Hex   

Information about the first name Hex

The first name Hex has been assigned to:
100.00% to boys
0.00% to girls
The country where the first name Hex is the most common is:
AU Australia
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 3 letters including 1 vowel and 2 consonants

Hex in Japanese *

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Hex in Japanese
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Hex in sign language

Hex in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Hex

US English
Etymology src :
  • First attested about 1830, from Pennsylvania German hexe (“to practice witchcraft”), from German hexen (compare Hexe (“witch”)). The noun appeared later, in the 1850s. Cognate to Norwegian Bokmål heks (“witch”) and Dutch heks (“witch”), Dutch beheksen (“to bewitch”), Old English hægtesse (“witch, hag”). Doublet of hag.
Etymology src :
  • Short for hexadecimal.
Etymology src :
  • Short for hexagon.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • hex (plural hexes)
  • An evil spell or curse.
  • A witch.
  • (rare) A spell (now rare but still found in compounds such as hex sign and hexcraft).
Etymology (Verb) src :
  • hex (third-person singular simple present hexes, present participle hexing, simple past and past participle hexed)
  • (transitive) To cast a spell on (specifically an evil spell), to bewitch.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • hex (uncountable)
  • (computing, informal) Clipping of hexadecimal.
Etymology (Noun) src :
  • hex (plural hexes)
  • A hexagonal space on a game board.
  • (climbing) a hexagon-shaped item of rock climbing equipment intended to be wedged into a crack or other opening in the rock.
Etymology (See also) src :
  • (climbing): nut
Anagrams src :
  • exh
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /hɛks/
  • Rhymes: -ɛks

Popularity of the name Hex

Number of HEX births per year

Total births of Hex by country

Births with the first name Hex
1930 - 2022

Comments on the name Hex

Personalities with the first name Hex

There is 0 personality with the first name Hex

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Hex

There are 1 actor and actress with the first name Hex
Hex Velvet

Rankings of first name HEX by country

Country ranking (boys)
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Country ranking (girls)
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