Meaning and name origin
Alexia \a-lexia\ as a girl's name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Alexia is "man's defender". Alexia is a variant of Alexandra (Greek): Latinate feminine form of Alexander. Also a variant of Alexis (Greek): originally a boy's name, but now more commonly given to girls.
Alexia is a very popular first name for females (#1818 out of 4276, Top 43%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Alexia for girls. Alexia reached its highest rank of #128 in the U.S. in 2002. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Alexia and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Alexa (#63), Alexis (#64), Alexandra (#92) and Alexia (#270). (2014 statistics).
Alexia▲ is also pronounced similarly to Allexa. Other suggested similar baby names are Alecia▼, Aleecia, Aleesa, Aleeza, Aleka, Aleki, Alesha▼, Aleshia, Alesia, Alessa, Alessia, Aletia, Alex▼, Alexina, Alicia▲, Alisia, Allecia, Alycia▼ and Alysia▼. These names tend to be less commonly used than Alexia.