What does Alix mean?
Alix /al-ix/ [2 sylls.] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Alix) is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Alix is "noble". Variant of Alex, and used as a feminine name, possibly influenced by Alice. Alexandra, last Empress of Russia, was known to her family as Alix.
How popular is Alix?
Alix is a somewhat prominent first name for women (#2809 out of 4276, Top 66%) and an even more prominent last name for all people (#20854 out of 150436, Top 14%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the girl name Alix and related names. Popular related forms of Alix (unlisted) appearing in the Top 1000 are Alexa (#63 the previous year), Alexis (#64), Alexandra (#92), Alice (#97), Allie (#257), Ally (#736), Alisa (#936), Ali, Alex and Alica. Adoption of these girl names was at its apex in the year 1998 (usage of 0.5559%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 0.4755%, ▼14.5%), with the versions Ali, Alex, Alisa and Ally becoming less in vogue. The more fashionable names for newborns in this compilation are Alice (#97), Alexa (#63), Allie (#257), Alexandra (#92) and Alexis (#64), with Alexandra, Alice and Allie having a rebound in usage. (2014 Birth Statistics)