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Lexis (girl)

What does Lexis mean?

Lexis Pronunciation of Lexis [lex-is] as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Lexis) is of Greek derivation, and the name Lexis means "defender". Lexis is an alternate spelling of Alexis (Greek): originally a boy's name.

Associated with: greek, defender.

Variations

8 related forms via Alexis: Alexi, Alexia, Alexius, Alexus, Alexys, Lexi, Lexie and Lexy.

Creative forms:
(female) Leis, Lexice, ..

(male) Lexan, Lexlit, ..

Middle name pairings:
Lexis Kamari (L.K.), ..

How popular is Lexis?

Lexis is an uncommon given name for females. Lexis is an equivalently rare surname too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Lexis was first listed in 1993 and reached its apex position of #948 in the U.S. in 1998, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 Birth Statistics)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related girl names. Alexi, Alexia (#318 last year), Alexis (#86), Alexius, Alexus, Alexys, Lexi (#308), Lexie (#713) and Lexy are the prominent related forms of Lexis rated in the Top 2000. These forms of Lexis were favored in 1999 (usage of 1.8%) and have become much less conventional since (usage 0.4%, 78%). Alexis is more ubiquitous than the rest, though Lexi has become popular as well, while versions such as Alexus have become less popular.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Lexis, Alexi, Alexia, Alexis, Alexius in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alexus, Alexys, Lexi, Lexie, Lexy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Alexis, Lexi, Lexie outside U.S.

Similar Names

Lexis is alike in pronunciation to Lexus. Other suggested similar names are Delis, Felis, Lecia, Leia, Leisa, Lelia, Leni, Lenis, Lenos, Lesia, Lexa, Lexia, Lexina, Lexine, Lexya, Lis, Lois, Loris, Lyris, Meris, Neris, Temis and Vedis. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lexis.

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