What does Alexi mean?
Alexi [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 version of Alexander. Alexi is also a form of Alexis (Greek): originally a boy's name.
33 more 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 and Lexy.Creative forms:
(female) Aleli, Arexi, ..
(male) Aleal, Alear, .. Middle name pairings:
Alexi Keira (A.K.), ..
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. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Alessa (#1630 in 2015), Alessia (#1176), Alex (#1290), Alexa (#32), Alexandra (#101), Alexia (#318), Alexie, Alexina, Alexis (#86), Alexius, Alexus, Alexys, Ali (#1278), Alix, Alla, Alli, Allie (#255), Ally (#869), Alyx, Elena (#106), Lexi (#308), Lexie (#713), 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 are somewhat less common today (adoption 1.4%, ▼50.6%), with versions such as Alexus becoming less in vogue. Alexa, Allie, Elena and Lexi are four of the more chic baby names here.
Similar NamesRecommended 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.See names in meaning and etymology.