[ 2 syll. bax-ter, ba-xt-er ] The baby girl name Baxter is also used as a boy name, with the latter form being far more popular. It is pronounced BAEST-er †. Baxter is of Old English origin and it is used mainly in English. The name Baxter means 'baker'.
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Baxter is not popular as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. Baxter has in the last century been mainly given to boys.
A baby name that sounds like Baxter is the Czech Bozidara.
† Pronunciation for Baxter: B as in "be (B.IY)" ; AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)" ; T as in "tee (T.IY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)"