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The name Axel is of Scandinavian origin, and is an alternate form of Absalom.  The table below indicates the number of times the name Axel has been given to baby boys in recent years.  The last 125 years refers to 1880 through 2004; last year refers to 2004.  The rank and count values are based on U.S. Social Security Administration counts for the one thousand most popular names given to baby boys in each of these years. 

Cumulative Usage Chart for the Name Axel
Use of the Name Axel for Boys During the Last ...
125 Years 50 Years 25 Years 10 Years 5 Years 2 Years 1 Year
6,812 6,281 6,281 5,499 4,641 1,732 927
The table below indicates the number of times the name Axel has been given to baby boys and baby girls each year, from 1880 through 2004.  A blank entry indicates that the name did not rank among the top one thousand names given to boys or girls, respectively, during the specified year.

Yearly Usage Chart for the Name Axel
  Used as a Boy Name Used as a Girl Name
Year RankCount RankCount
188044216  
188146314  
188254012  
188353012  
188447016  
188546416  
188633725  
188739418  
188848416  
188943518  
189046216  
189143017  
189257313  
189337123  
189467710  
189543820  
189653615  
189747817  
189845320  
189952214  
190079111  
19019596  
19028688  
190373810  
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19059298  
190671212  
190781911  
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191285727  
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1989958113  
1990897131  
1991849150  
1992906135  
1993982121  
1994957132  
1995918145  
1996859161  
1997841170  
1998793192  
1999804190  
2000363729  
20012571,270  
2002313910  
2003345805  
2004325927  
Totals:  6,812 0

During the last 125 years, parents have used Axel as a boy's name nearly 100% of the time and hardly ever as a girl's name.  Cumulative counts and total counts shown on the above tables are somewhat lower than actual counts because the name Axel appears in the top 1,000 boy names only 47 times during the last 125 years.

See the Social Security card applications information for qualifiers about the data shown on this page.


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