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Alexius (girl)

What does Alexius mean?

Alexius Pronunciation of Alexius [alex-ius] as a name for girls (also used as boys' name Alexius) has its root in Greek, and the name Alexius means "defender". Alexius is an alternate form of Alexis (Greek): originally a boy's name.

Associated with: greek, defender.


Alexius has 2 variants: Alexus and Alexys.

7 more alternative forms via Alexis: Alex, Alexa, Alexi, Alexia, Alexina, Alexine and Lexis.

1 masculine form: Alexis.

Creative forms:
(female) Aliius, Aseius, ..


Middle name pairings:
Alexius Calla (A.C.), ..

How popular is Alexius?

Alexius is a rare given name for females but a somewhat popular last name for all people (#128797 out of 150436, Top 86%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Alexius was first listed in 1994 and reached its peak position of #1406 in the U.S. in the year 1997, but is not ranked currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Alex (#1290 the previous year), Alexa (#32), Alexi, Alexia (#318), Alexina, Alexis (#86), Alexus, Alexys and Lexis are the popular related forms of Alexius rated in the Top 2000. Adoption of these forms of Alexius reached its peak in 1999 (average #787) and is now significantly reduced (#1372, 58.4%), with forms like Alexis becoming less trendy. Alexis has been the most prevalent, though Alexa is now the most fashionable.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alexius, Alex, Alexa, Alexi, Alexia in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alexina, Alexis, Alexus, Alexys, Lexis in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Adelis, Alais, Alanis, Aldis, Alecia, Aleida, Aleine, Aleki, Alesia, Aletia, Alexea, Alexena, Alexene, Alexie, Alis, Allexina, Allexine (see Alexandra), Allis, Alliss and Lexus. These names tend to be more frequently used than Alexius.

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