Braxton meaning

: Brock's Town

Braxton Name Information

Gender 🧑 Boy
Pronunciation 📣 \b-rax-ton\
Number of People 👶 52,000
Rate in 2021 239
Numerology 🔢 4
Name origin 🌍 English
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Braxton Name Meaning

This name transferred version of an English name which itself was originally the name of a place. Etymologists believe that Braxton means "Bracc’s settlement" from the Olde English personal name “Bracc” plus the word “tūn” meaning "settlement, farm". It must be said that the origin of Bracc is still unknown.  However, there is no identifiable place called Braxton in England and that's why other experts claim that this name is an altered spelling of Browston. Brownston is located in the southeastern county of Suffolk. In this case, Braxton would translate into "Brown’s settlement or farm". In this version, Brown which originates from the Olde English "brun", means "dark, dusky."


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Here are some famous people named Braxton:

Braxton Bragg (Confederate General in the American Civil War)


What are your baby’s characteristics like when you name him Braxton?

As a name, Braxton suggests that you are a very important part of the society. You have a great sense of structure which makes you an excellent asset to any company and organization. You are also stable, disciplined, practical, reliable, hard-working, and frugal. You do not like acting on your impulse. Before taking a decision, you think about it thoroughly. Turning ideas into reality is one of your best features.

Knowledge is what motivates you. When it comes to analyzing things, you are an idealist who likes to consider all the details. You are very good at solving mental or physical puzzles. You love to participate in research and prefer to deal with scientific facts. The possibility of you being shy, reserved, and quiet is very high. Trusting other people might be difficult for you. You have an excellent intuition, use it wisely.

You are a sensitive person whose mood can change based on the remarks made by other people. Some of the words that can describe you include: Peaceful, adaptive, cooperative, and reliable. You usually accept things reluctantly and without disagreeing. To be happy, you need to have companionship. You like collecting things and you may have a treasure hidden somewhere.

How do people react to you?

People believe that Braxtons are: sympathetic, compassionate, and generous. People feel comfortable around you and generally count on your support. You are not obsessed with fashion and you might even be a shabby dresser. Others think that you will be a good dad or mom.

People believe that this name is modern, youthful, and unintellectual.

Lucky colors: All shades of gray and bright blues

Lucky day(s): Thursday


It must be noted that because of the history attached to this name, this name can sometimes carry a certain tone and make people believe that you believe In certain political and racial views that might not be accepted everywhere. In America, The popularity of this name is relatively recent. Despite that, Braxton has a good trajectory and it seems like it will continue its uptrend in the list of the most popular names in the U.S.

This name is particularly popular in certain states. It’s a Top 50 choice in West Virginia, Kentucky, and Alabama. It’s also ranked in the Top 100 in Idaho, Utah, and Mississippi –It is also very popular in Oklahoma, Nebraska, and Tennessee.

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Comments on the name Braxton
12/09/2023 00:33:44

Great name! My Brother Born December 4th 2020 is James Braxton :D we all call him braxton It's such a cute name. it fits him

11/20/2023 02:12:36

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 n't an insult, only a compliment! Every person who meets him falls in love with him and his name. Its awesome for a little boy.

11/14/2023 01:19:22

My sons's name is Braxton Caden. Almost everyone says what a good name it is for a boy. n't 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!

08/30/2023 02:19:48

My sons name is Braxton Alexander and he is my life i hear that name more then an'thing favorite word!!

09/13/2022 01:07:24

This is my son's name. I named him after a friend because it was a great name and a little unusual. He is 7 now and there are THREE Parkers in his class of 20! Wish I had gone a little more unusual. However, I still love the name.

12/09/2021 15:30:54

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.


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Braxton FAQs

*️⃣ What is the origin of the name Braxton?
The origin of the name Braxton is English.
*️⃣ What is meaning of name Braxton?
Brock's Town
*️⃣ How many people are named Braxton?
Almost 52000 people are named Braxton.
*️⃣ Which names are related to the name Braxton?
The names of James, Jacob, Dylan, Elizabeth, Brandon