Javier Name Meaning

Spanish: from a personal name or religious byname bestowed in honor of St. Francis Xavier (1506–52), Jesuit missionary to the Far East. He was a member of a noble family who took their name from the castle of Xabier in Navarre, where he was born. The place name Xabier is of Basque origin (see Echeverria).

List of People with Surname Javier

As far as we found, there are a total of 2,563 people with the surname Javier. Among these people surnamed Javier, there are around 623 different names, with an average of 4 people sharing the same name. Carlos Javier, Luis Javier and Jose Javier are the top three most common names from the list of people surnamed Javier, with 30, 29 and 29 people respectively.

Furthermore, Our research has shown that California has the greatest number of people surnamed Javier, with a total of 891 people, and there are a total of 432 different names among these people. New York is the second-most populous state for people with the surname Javier, with a total of 369 people and an average of 232 different names.