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Popularity Over Time: How Many Boys Have Been Named Braxton
This chart illustrates how many Boys were named Braxton in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the boy's name Braxton:
Records indicate that 27,241 boys in the United States have been named Braxton since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 2012, when 2,984 people in the U.S. were given the name Braxton. Those people are now 4 years old.
So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.
Comments about the name Braxton
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5 Positive Comments
"My sons name is Braxton Alexander and he is my life i hear that name more then anything else..my favorite word!!" Mar. 7, 2013:
"My sons's name is Braxton Caden. Almost everyone says what a good name it is for a boy. Not one person has said about Braxton-Hicks contractions. We also call him Braxy and Brax. It sounds very masculine to me. We all love it!" Jun. 29, 2012:
My Brother Born December 4th 2008 is James Braxton :D
we all call him braxton
it's such a cute name. it fits him" May. 25, 2010:
"My son is named Braxton and it fits him so well. For those people who say it reminds them of braxton-hicks, that was the name of the famous doctor so its not an insult, only a compliment! Every person who meets him falls in love with him and his name. Its awesome for a little boy." Oct. 30, 2008:
"This is my son's name. I love it. We call him Braxie for short and it really fits him." Jun. 19, 2006:
1 Negative Comment
"I can't help but think of Braxton-Hicks contractions when I hear this name. And let's be honest, who wants a reminder of any sort of contractions on a daily basis. ?? Just my opinion." Jun. 17, 2008:
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