Yax Family History
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Yax Name Meaning
Perhaps an Americanized spelling of the German (Frisian) surname Jaacks, a patronymic from a reduced form of Tjadeke, itself a reduced form of the personal name Tjadebern or Tjadeward, Frisian forms of Dietbern and Dietward respectively.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Bax, Max, Dax, Sax, Yan, Pax, Ban, Yox, Yap, Wax