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FOR REAL: Braxton was originally an English surname, coming from a place name derived from the personal name Bracc, and tun, meaning "settlement; enclosure." As a first name, it has been used for boys since at least the 1880s and sporadically for girls since the 1990s, though it didn't get used frequently until the 1990s. 2013 was its most popular year so far, being at #127 in the Boys' Top 7000, and #1802 for girls.

diminutives: Brax

related names: Brackley

other recorded spellings: Braxten, Braxtyn, Braxtin, Braxden, Braxston, Braxdon, Braxxton, Braxdyn, Braxstyn, Braxsten, Braxtynn