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Knox Meaning


What does Knox mean?

The name Knox is of Scottish origin.

The meaning of Knox is "lives on a hilltop".

Knox is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Knox.

The Given Name Knox

Knox is quite a bold name and a welcome find.

A name fit for a child full of a positive vibe and spirit, a little trailblazer.

Knox has no variant spellings.

Knox falls into the landform name category.

Knox Popularity

In the U.S. in 2015, it ranked 258 in baby name popularity for boys with 1,386 occurrences. It ranked 8,641 in baby name popularity for girls with 13 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 286 in baby name popularity for boys with 1,241 occurrences. It ranked 9,843 in baby name popularity for girls with 11 occurrences.

Want to see how Knox sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Knox Name Popularity Page.

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    Knox Numerology

    What will your new littleKnox be like?

    It may all be in the numbers.

    The numbers that make up your child's name.

    Numerology may give you some insight.

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    Knox Name Fun

    Would you like to fingerspell the name Knox in American Sign Language?

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Knox.

    Just for fun, see the name Knox in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

    Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Knox in Nautical Flags page.