Felix - boys name

Felix name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 99%

Felix name meaning:

The name Felix is of Latin origin and carries the meaning of "fortunate" or "lucky." It is derived from the Latin word "felix," which signifies happiness and good fortune. The name has been used throughout history and is associated with positive connotations and success.

Those named Felix often exude a sense of optimism and have a natural ability to bring luck or good fortune to others. They are typically seen as cheerful, friendly, and charismatic individuals who approach life with a positive outlook. The name Felix also suggests a strong sense of resilience and adaptability, as those bearing this name tend to overcome obstacles and find success in various endeavors.

In addition to its Latin roots, the name Felix also has religious significance. It is associated with several saints and has been used as a given name in Christian traditions. Overall, the name Felix embodies a sense of positivity, luck, and happiness, making it a popular choice for parents seeking a name that brings good fortune to their child.

Origin: Hebrew



Saints names, Victorian names

Related names

Felix , Falisha, Feleta, Feliciona, Felicita, Felicitas , Felidtas, Felisa, Felise, Felisha, Felita

Other boys names beginning with F


Overall UK ranking: 71 out of 4789

807 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • England (69)
  • Scotland (127)

Historical popularity of Felix

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