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Name Xavier

Origin:From Basque words for house and newTools:

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Gender:male
Languages of use:Spanish, French, English
Topics:Phonetic alphabet FR
US 2015 rank:#90     ... 88:Zachary, 89:Carson, 90:Xavier, 91:Leo, 92:Ezra ...     Full US 2015 list
Similarly written:Javier, Xabier, Xaver, Xaviera, Xzavier, Zavier, Asier, Javiera, Mavie, Saviero     Details
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About Xavier/Xaveria, the group of names with the same origin as Xavier

Language of origin:Basque
Info about origin, male:originally the nickname of Saint Francis Xavier from Xavier castle near Pamplona in Spain (16th century)
 the place name Xavier probably derives from a Basque name meaning new house
Words:etxe = the house  Basque
 berri = new  Basque
Topics:Words
Variants' top ranks:3:Javier Madrid 1998,  8:Javiera Chile 2008,  22:Xavier Australia/NSW 2011,  34:Ksawery Warsaw 2013,  68:Xavi Netherlands 2013,  545:Xzavier USA 2010,  734:Zavier USA 2010
Old/original forms:Etxeberri Basque
Name variants:Javiera, Saveria, Xaveria, Xaviera, Javier, Ksawery, Saverio, Saviero, Txaber, Xabier, Xaver, Xavi, Xavier, Xzavier, Zavier   Sortable list   Details
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SeriesGraphRankings
Australia/NSWGraph2015 29,  2014 30,  2013 29,  2012 23,  2011 222010 26,  2009 31,  2008 59,  2007 56,  2006 77,  2005 72,  2004 91
Belgium prevalence 2013 105
Canada/British ColumbiaGraph2015 98,  2013 88
France 2002 187
New ZealandGraph2015 63,  2014 49,  2013 51,  2012 35,  2011 32,  2010 282009 34,  2008 42
PortugalGraph2015 452014 48,  2012 50
SpainGraph2007 99,  2006 90
Switzerland 1997 206
USA decadesGraph2000-2009 811990-1999 141,  1980-1989 263
USA yearlyGraph2015 90,  2014 88,  2013 83,  2012 80,  2011 77,  2010 71,  2009 68,  2008 71,  2007 682006 78,  2005 87,  2004 88,  2003 85,  2002 87,  2001 94,  2000 103,  1999 113,  1998 131,  1997 141,  1996 141,  1995 148,  1994 139,  1993 141
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