Name: Knox

Origin and Meaning of the Name Knox

  • Meaning:
    Round-topped hill
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Boy
  • Pronunciation:
    (NOKS)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Knox)
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Miscellaneous Info for Knox

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    A habituation surname that sometimes is found rarely as a personal name. Fort Knox is where the majority of the US money is minted. Knox was the middle name of 11th US President, James Knox Polk.

    Knox Leon is the son of celebrities Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt.

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Popularity Rank of Knox (US top 1000 names since 1880)

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