Meaning and name origin
Lexa \lex-xa\ as a girl's name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Lexa is "man's defender". Lexa is a variant of Alexandra (Greek): Latinate feminine form of Alexander. Also a variant of Lexie (Greek): short form of Alexis and Alexandra.
Lexa is not a popular first name for females and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Lexa and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Alexandra (#92), Lexi (#242) and Lexie (#563). (2014 statistics).
Suggested similar baby names are Lea, Leasa, Lecia, Leda, Leesa, Leeza, Leia, Leisa, Lela, Lena, Lesha, Lesia, Lesy, Lesya, Leta, Leya, Liesa, Lisa, Liza, Lusa, Lysa and Lyza. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lexa.