What does Lexa mean?
Lexa \lex-xa\ as a name for girls. Lexa's root is Greek, and Lexa means "man's defender". Lexa is a variation of Alexandra (Greek): Latinate feminine form of Alexander. Lexa is also a variation of Lexie (Greek).
Lexa has 35 more related variations via Alexandra, Lexie: Aleka, Aleki, Alex▼, Alexa, Alexea, Alexena, Alexi, Alexia, Alexie, Alexina, Alexis, Ali▼, Alie, Alix, Alla, Alle, Allexa, Alli, Ally▼, Anda, Cesya, Dzana, Elena, Ellena, Lesy, Lesya, Lexandra, Lexann, Lexina, Lexine, Lexus▼, Sanda, Sasha, Shura and Zanda.
Lexa is an uncommon given name for females but a very popular surname for all people (#62236 out of 150436, Top 41%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Alexa (#63 the previous year), Alexis (#64), Alexandra (#92), Elena (#121), Lexi (#242), Alexia (#270), Lexie (#563), Sasha (#569), Ally (#736), Lexus, Ali and Alex are the prominent variation forms of Lexa (#unlisted) rated in the Top 1000. Adoption of these girl names was at its apex in 1998 (usage of 0.6258%) and is now significantly less (usage 0.5233%, down 16.4%), with the forms Ali, Alex, Lexus and Ally becoming less stylish. The trendier names for newborns among these are Elena (#121), Lexi (#242), Alexa (#63), Alexandra (#92) and Alexia (#270), and there is a revival in birth name popularity for Alexandra. Below is a charted analysis of the usage of the girl name Lexa and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Suggested similar baby names are Lea, Leasa, Lecia, Leda, Leesa, Leeza, Leia, Leisa, Lela, Lena, Lesha, Lesia, Leta, Leya, Liesa, Lisa, Liza, Lusa, Lysa and Lyza. These names tend to be more frequently used than Lexa.