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Alexi (girl)

What does Alexi mean?

Alexi Pronunciation of Alexi as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Alexi) is a Greek name, and the name Alexi means "man's defender". Alexi is an alternate form of Alexandra (Greek): Latinate feminine variant of Alexander. Alexi is also a form of Alexis (Greek): originally a boy's name.


ASSOCIATED WITH greek, defender


VARIANTS Alexie, Alexia, Alexea, Alexa

RELATED FORMS VIA ALEXANDRA, ALEXIS Aleka, Aleki, Alessa, Alessi, Alessia, Alex, Alexena, Alexene, Alexina, Alexine, Alexius, Alexus, Alexys, Ali, Alie, Aliki, Alix, Alla, Alle, Allexa, Allexina, Allexine, Alli, Allie, Allix, Ally, Alyx, Elena, Lexa, Lexi, Lexie, Lexis, Lexy

(female) Alaxi, ..

(male) Aleal, ..

Alexi Vivienne (A.V.), ..

How popular is Alexi?

Alexi is an unusual given name for women. Alexi is an equally uncommon surname for all people. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Alexi was first listed in 1990 and reached its apex position of #1058 in the U.S. in 1998, but is not in the Top 1000 currently. (2016 BIRTH STATISTICS)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alexi name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alexi outside U.S.

Which version is better?

Alessa (#1367 IN 2016), Alessia (#827), Alex (#1354), Alexa (#50), Alexandra (#110), Alexia (#374), Alexie, Alexina, Alexis (#119), Alexius, Alexus, Alexys, Ali (#1495), Alix, Alla, Alli, Allie (#311), Ally (#979), Alyx, Elena (#94), Lexi (#317), Lexie (#743), Lexis and Lexy are the prominent alternative forms of Alexi rated in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Lexa, are uncommon. These relations of Alexi reached the top of their popularity 2 decades ago (ADOPTION OF 2.9%) and have become significantly less common since (ADOPTION 1.2%, 58.3%), with versions such as Alexandra becoming less in vogue. Alessia, Alexa, Elena and Lexi are four of the more chic baby names here.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alexi, Alessa, Alessia, Alex, Alexa in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alexandra, Alexia, Alexie, Alexina, Alexis in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alexius, Alexus, Alexys, Ali, Alix in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alla, Alli, Allie, Ally, Alyx in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elena, Lexi, Lexie, Lexis, Lexy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alex, Alexa, Alexandra, Alexis, Elena outside U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Lexi, Lexie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Abebi, Alani, Alea, Aleah, Alecia, Aleda, Aleea, Aleen, Alena, Alene, Alesia, Aleta, Aletia, Aley, Alfi, Alfri (see Alfreda), Areli and Averi. These names tend to be more frequently used than Alexi.

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