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The first name 

Axcel is a male first name.

Axcel – one in 100,000!

There’s a good chance that a boy named Axcel in a medium-sized town will be unique. That’s because only a few babies a year are named Axcel in all of the US. Only about one in 100,000 boys is named Axcel by his parents. In the ranking of most common boys names in recent years, Axcel ranks at #5,011. That means there are 5,010 more common boys names, but there are also a few thousand that are even rarer. If you polled the whole US population – children, adults and seniors – you’d find less than one in 10,000 to be named Axcel.

You won't believe all there is 
to discover about the name

Axcel -
at home in California and Texas

If you ever wanted to meet a boy or man named Axcel, you have limited options – because boys with this beautiful name are currently only living in California or Texas. However, we must admit that a given name is only included in a state’s official statistics if there are at least five people with that name living in that state – so it’s quite possible that there are still a few men and boys called Axcel living in one state or another. (If your name is Axcel and you live outside of California and Texas, we’d really appreciate it if you’d let us know so we can refine our statistics even further.) Which means – if you put this number in relation to the population of the USA – only one in 504,727 boys and men would turn around if you called out the name Axcel. So if your name is Axcel, it’s very likely that you won’t need a nickname in your peer group, because having the name Axcel already makes you quite special.

Axcel has 5 letters 
and begins with an A

Well, you might say, you probably figured that out yourself! But what you might not know is: The letter A is a very popular first letter for boys’ names. That’s because 9.0% of all common boys’ names in the US begin with this letter. Only the first letter J is more common for boys' names.

With five letters, the name Axcel is comparatively short. In fact, 17.0% of all common first names in the US consist of exactly five letters. Only 7% of all first names are even shorter, while 75% have more than five letters. On average, first names in the US (not counting hyphenated names) are 6.5 letters long. There are no significant differences between boys' and girls' names.

That means that if 9.0% of all boys' names start with an A, this initial letter occurs nearly three times as often as all other letters on average. And by the way: Of all the boys' names that start with an A, Anthony is the most common.

Other names with 
A, x, c, e and l

If you take all the letters in the name Axcel – A, x, c, e and l – and put them together again, you can form other names, such as Acxel or Calex.

With hands, flags and sounds 
How to say Axcel

If your name is Axcel and someone asks after your name, you can of course just tell them what it is. But sometimes that isn't so easy - what if it's too loud, and you don't understand them well? Or what if the other person is so far away that you can see them but not hear them? In these situations, you can communicate your name in so many other ways: you call spell it, sign it, or even use a flag to wave it...

This is how you spell the name Axcel

So that everyone really understands you when you have to spell the name Axcel, you can simply say:






This is how the name Axcel is spelled in the NATO phonetic alphabet

The NATO alphabet often helps people spell words on the phone or radio when there are communication problems.

How do you write Axcel in Braille?

Braille is made up of dots, which the blind and visually impaired can feel to read words.



You want to tell a deaf person that your name is Axcel

Just use American Sign Language!

The name Axcel is particularly colorful in the Semaphore flag signaling system!

These flags are used for maritime communication - each flag represents a letter.


Have you ever waved the name Axcel

In the navy, sailors of two ships might wave flags to each other to send messages. A sailor holds two flags in specific positions to represent different letters.


Beeping like crazy...

In Morse code, letters and other characters are represented only by a series of short and long tones. For example, a short tone followed by a long tone stands for the letter A. Axcel sounds like this: