What does Alec mean?
Alec▼ has 1 variant: Alick.
Affiliated boy name: Alex.Creative forms:
(male) Ahec, Alai, ..
(female) Alca, Alka, .. Middle name pairings:
Alec Noah (A.N.), ..
How popular is Alec?
Alec is a somewhat popular first name for males (#930 out of 1220, Top 76%) and also a somewhat popular surname for all people (#150436 out of 150436, Top 100%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Alec reached its peak position of #109 in the U.S. in 1994, and is presently at #455. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant form and related boy names. Prominent related forms of Alec (#455 from current records) appearing in the Top 2000 are Al, Alek (#1313 from current records), Alex (#134), Alexander (#8), Alexi, Alexis (#343), Alix, Allie and Lex. Adoption of these relations of Alec was more pronounced 20 years ago (usage of 1.7%) and is somewhat lower today (usage 1.02%, ▼40.2%). Alexander has been the overall favorite, while versions such as Al have become less contemporary.
Alec▼ is alike in pronunciation to Aalok, Aleck, Ulick and Wilek. Other suggested similar names are Abel▲, Abey, Able, Ace▲, Acee, Acel, Acer, Adel, Adem, Aden, Adler, Adley, Aed, Alan▼, Alba, Alben, Alby, Alden▲, Aldo▲, Alecko, Aled, Aleks, Alem, Alen, Aleric, Alexy, Alf, Alfeo, Alfey, Alfo, Alfy, Alga, Alger, Algey, Algy, Ali▲, Alia, Alin, Allen▼, Allex, Alley, Aloj, Alon, Alric, Alta, Alten, Alter, Alto, Aluf, Alva▼, Alven, Alvy, Alyn, Amed, Amel, Amer, Arel, Aren, Ares▲, Aric▼, Arlea, Arlen▼, Arles, Arley, Ase, Asen, Atef, Atlee, Atley, Ave and Axe. These names tend to be less frequently used than Alec.See names in meaning and etymology.