Name
XAVIER

Name XAVIER

Between 1880 and 2022 there were 312,946 births of Xavier in the countries below, which represents an average of 2,204 births of children bearing the first name Xavier per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 5,134 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Xavier   
In Italiano Nome Xavier   
Available variants : Xaviér , Xavíer


Information about the first name Xavier

We celebrate Xavier on December 3rd
The first name Xavier is listed in our categories :The first name Xavier has been assigned to:
99.98% to boys
0.02% to girls
The country where the first name Xavier is the most common is:
US United State of America
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 6 letters including 3 vowels and 3 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Xavier

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 Xavier : Axvier, Xaiver

Xavier in Japanese *

Romajizabieru
Katakanaザビエル
Hiraganaざびえる
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Xavier in Japanese
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Xavier in sign language

Xavier in binary language

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Origin and meaning of name Xavier

US English
Etymology src :
  • Toponymic surname of a 16th-century saint born in the Kingdom of Navarre (now partially placed in Spain), Francis de Xavier, from a place name in the Kingdom of Navarre, originally from Basque Xabier. Doublet of Echeverría.
Pronunciation src :
  • (Received Pronunciation) IPA(key): /ˈzeɪ.vɪə/, /ˈzæv.ɪə/, /ɪɡˈzeɪ.vɪə/
  • (General American) IPA(key): /ˈzeɪ.vjɚ/, /ˈzeɪ.vi.ɚ/, /ɪɡˈzeɪ.vjɚ/, /ɪɡˈzeɪ.vi.ɚ/
  • (approximating Spanish) IPA(key): /hɑˈvi.ɛɹ/
  • Rhymes: -eɪvjə(ɹ)
Proper noun src :
  • Xavier
  • A male given name from Spanish.
  • A surname, found chiefly among people of Spanish and Portuguese descent.
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • Xavierian
  • Xavierite
Proper noun (Statistics) src :
  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Xavier is the 9638th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 3367 individuals. Xavier is most common among White (48.56%), Black/African American (21.29%) and Asian/Pacific Islander (16.01%) individuals.
Proper noun (Usage notes) src :
  • The given name was rare (among English speakers) until the 1980s, when it began to rise in popularity. The surname is still rare.
FR French
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ɡza.vje/, /ksa.vje/
Proper noun src :
  • Xavier m
  • a male given name, equivalent to English Xavier
Proper noun (Usage notes) src :
  • The compound given name François-Xavier also occurs, in honor of the saint.
ES Spanish
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /xaˈbjeɾ/ [xaˈβ̞jeɾ]
  • Rhymes: -eɾ
  • Syllabification: Xa‧vier
Proper noun src :
  • Xavier m
  • (chiefly Spain and US) Alternative spelling of Javier
PT Portuguese
Etymology src :
  • From the toponymic surname of a Spanish saint, from Basque Xabier. See Xavier for more.
Pronunciation src :
  • Hyphenation: Xa‧vi‧er
Proper noun src :
  • Xavier m (plural Xavieres)
  • a male given name from Basque
 

Popularity of the name Xavier

Number of XAVIER births per year

Total births of Xavier by country

Births with the first name Xavier
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2022
147,772
47
FRFrance
1900 - 2022
112,657
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2022
12,656
13
AUAustralia
1930 - 2022
12,649
1
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2021
5,060
3
ONOntario
1913 - 2019
3,914
0
ESSpain
2002 - 2021
2,906
0
CHSwitzerland
1909 - 2021
2,881
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2022
2,365
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2022
1,810
0
BRBrazil
1930 - 2022
1,764
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2022
1,470
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2022
1,127
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2022
1,074
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2022
832
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
474
0
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2022
352
0
CLChili
2010 - 2021
265
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2021
231
1
IEIreland
1964 - 2022
209
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2022
192
0
ATAustria
1984 - 2021
79
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2022
71
0
SESweden
1998 - 2022
47
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
19
0
SKSlovakia
2011 - 2022
5
0

Total births of Xavier by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Xavier
Country
Boys
Girls
USUnited State of America
2022
3,572
0
AUAustralia
2022
685
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2021
263
0
ONOntario
2019
151
0
QCQuebec
2022
129
0
NZNew Zealand
2022
68
0
ABAlberta
2022
47
0
FRFrance
2022
37
0
PLPoland
2022
31
0
BCBritish Columbia
2022
30
0
NLNetherlands
2022
27
0
ARArgentina
2015
18
0
CLChili
2021
17
0
ITItaly
2021
17
0
DEGermany
2022
15
0
CHSwitzerland
2021
9
0
BEBelgium
2022
7
0
IEIreland
2022
5
0
ATAustria
2021
3
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
2
0
DKDenmark
2022
1
0

Comments on the name Xavier

Personalities with the first name Xavier

There are 234 personalities with the first name Xavier


Xavi Hernández
(Xavier Hernández Creus) src

Spain
Association football manager Association football player


Xavier Bettel
src

Luxembourg
Politician


Jean-Louis Trintignant
(Jean Louis Xavier Trintignant) src

France
Film actor Audiobook narrator Screenwriter Actor Character actor Stage actor Film director Racing automobile driver


Charles Ier De Portugal
(Carlos Fernando Luís Maria Victor Miguel Rafael Gabriel Gonzaga Xavier Francisco De Assis José Simão) src

Kingdom of portugal
Diplomat Painter


Xavier Dolan
src

Canada
Screenwriter Actor Costume designer Music video director Film director Film producer Film editor Television actor Film actor Dub actor


Xavier Bichat
(Marie François Xavier Bichat) src

French first republic
Physician Surgeon Physiologist Pathologist Anatomist


Xavier Tartakover
src

France Poland
Chess player Non-fiction writer Poet Journalist


Regis Philbin
(Regis Francis Xavier Philbin) src

United states of america
Singer Musician Television presenter Voice actor Television actor Film actor Presenter Talk show host Game show host Recording artist


Xavier Espot Zamora
src

Andorra
Politician Jurist


Xavier Samuel
src

Australia
Actor Musician Stage actor Television actor Film actor



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

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Xavier

There are 1159 actors and actresses with the first name Xavier
Xavier Miller
Xavier Pritchett
Xavier Dolan
Xavier De Guzman
Xavier Morin-Lefort
Xavier Muhlebach
Xavier Pozo
Xavier Samuel
Xavier Frau
Xavier Galindo
Xavier Massimi
Xavier Collins
Xavier Mortimer
Xavier Legrand
Xavier Gallais
Xavier Rodriguez
Xavier Serrano
Xavier Lafitte
Xavier Granada
Xavier Naidoo
Xavier Ripoll
Xavier Rivers
Xavier Serbia
Xavier Beauvois
Xavier Estévez
Xavier Dujardin
Xavier Grobet
Xavier Rodrigo
Xavier Vilsek
Xavier Mcdaniel

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

Rankings of first name XAVIER by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#29AU Australia2022
#56QC Quebec2022
#71NZ New Zealand2022
#78AB Alberta2022
#91ON Ontario2019
#100US United State of America2022
#137BC British Columbia2022
#206GB United Kingdom2021
#231PL Poland2022
#307AR Argentina2015
#353CL Chili2021
#506CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#529IT Italy2021
#540NL Netherlands2022
#600IE Ireland2022
#808CH Switzerland2021
#1035AT Austria2021
#1051FR France2022
#1138BE Belgium2022
#1889DE Germany2022
#2081DK Denmark2022
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
No ranking of first name XAVIER (female) births over the last year available in each country