Congratulations on your upcoming arrival — a beautiful baby boy!
You undoubtedly are full of excitement, and you also likely have tons of questions. One of the biggest is what to name your baby.
A person’s name carries a lot of weight. It determines how someone sees himself, as well as how others think about him.
With that in mind, it’s natural to want to scroll through Google for hours to find the best first name.
But, if you spend all your energy looking for a first name, you could run out of steam thinking about a middle name.
That’s why I’ve been putting together my How To Pick A Middle Name series. So with a quick glance, you can find the perfect middle name for your son!
Without any further ado, here are the best middle names for a boy named Xavier.
I’ve compiled these from baby name databases, parent discussion forums, and other sources then whittled them down to the ones I personally think sound the best.
Hope it helps!
Middle name ideas for a boy named Xavier
And now, let’s slide right into that list.
Most of these ideas come from real parents of real Xaviers. I’ve also thrown in a few of my own favorite ideas. Enjoy!
My favorite middle names for Xavier are Xavier Gabriel and Xavier Zachary.
I like how these multi-syllabic names flow so well with the name Xavier. There are so many choices, though, so you should pick the ones that sound the best to you!
(Plus Xavier Zachary would have the highest Scrabble score of all time, if you could play names.)
Meaning of the name Xavier
According to BabyCenter, Xavier is of Latin origin and means “savior.”
It’s believed to have become a first name as a way to honor Saint Francis Xavier.
The name Xavier came in at number 83 on the popularity list for boys names of 2021. It only bumped down the list 4 spaces since 2020.
Some famous people with the name Xavier are businessman Xavier Roberts, the creator of the famous Cabbage Patch Dolls, and NFL player Xavier Rhodes.
Didn’t find what you were looking for? Try this:
Visit some discussion forums for parents like Nameberry and Babycenter. Use the Search function to find old thread discussing middle name ideas for Xavier — you’ll find tons of them! You can even start a new thread to get some fresh ideas.
Finally, here are some guides that might help you get ready for baby’s arrival:
- When to start the nursery
- The best daycares for your baby
- Everything you’ll find in the delivery room at the hospital
Hope this helps!