What does Alexius mean?
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.
1 masculine form: Alexis.Creative forms:
(female) Aliius, Aseius, ..
(male) 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)
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.
Similar NamesRecommended 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.See names in meaning and etymology.