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pinWhat does Aleck mean?

Aleck /aleck/ as a name for boys. Aleck's root is Greek, and Aleck means "man's defender, warrior". Aleck is a version, with the suffix -ck, of Alex (Greek): short variant of Alexander.


Aleck has 4 variants: Alec, Alek, Alick and Alik.

Aleck has 6 more relations via Alex: Alecko, Aleco, Aleko, Aleks, Allex and Elex.

Kreatif forms: Aleckau, Aualeck. [more]

pinHow popular is Aleck?

Aleck is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#66476 out of 150436, Top 44%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Below is a charted comparison of the popularity of the boy name Aleck and associated names. Popular related forms of Aleck (not ranked) ranked in the Top 1000 are Alex (#128 2 years ago), Alec (#469) and Alek. These relations of Aleck reached the apex of their popularity in 1994 (usage of 0.6353%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.4677%, 26.4% less). Alex is the all-time favorite, although Alec seems to be becoming a favorite too. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Alec, Alek, Alex in U.S.

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

pinSimilar Names

Aleck is pronounced similarly to Alic and Ulick. Other suggested similar baby names are Alejo, Alexi and Alexy. Like Aleck, these names are not commonly used.