Meaning and name origin
Olexa \o-lexa\ as a girl's name is pronounced oh-LEKS-ah. It is of Czechoslovakian and Greek origin, and the meaning of Olexa is "man's defender". Feminine of Alexander.
For more information, see also the related girl name Alexandra.
Olexa is not a popular first name for females but a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#61461 out of 88799, Top 69%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the girl name Olexa and related names. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Alexandra (#92) and Alexander. (2014 statistics).