Name Xaver Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Xaver


Xaver is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Xaver?

Xaver is a German and Slovenian variant of the name Xavier, which derived from the surname of Saint Francis Xavier (1506 - 1552). His name stands for his birthplace Javier in the Kingdom of Navarre. The original Basque name of the place was Etxeberria.

What does the name Xaver mean?

Xaver means “new house” (from Basque “etxe” = house + “berri” = new).

Pronunciation of Xaver

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Popularity of the name Xaver

The name Xaver is ranked #4699 overall.

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