Name: Texas

Origin and Meaning of the Name Texas

  • Pronunciation:
    (TEX us)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Texas)
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Miscellaneous Info for Texas

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Name of the US state, occasionally used as a name. Texas was ranked #930 of the US top 1000 of names in 1886. Texas, or Tejas, was the Spanish pronunciation of a Caddo Indian word meaning "friends" or "allies."

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

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Texas - Rankings by Year

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(Source: U.S. SSA)
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