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pinWhat does Alejo mean?

Alejo /ale-jo/ as a boys' name. Alejo's root is Greek, and the name Alejo means "man's defender, warrior". Alejo is an alternate form of Alejandro (Spanish, Greek): form of Alexander. Alejo is also a derivative of Alexis (Greek).


Alejo has 23 related forms via Alejandro, Alexander, Alexis: Al, Alec, Aleco, Alek, Aleko, Aleksi, Aleksio, Alex, Alexan, Alexei, Alexey, Alexi, Alexio, Alexios, Alexus, Alexy, Alic, Alicio, Alick, Alik, Alix, Allie and Lexo.

Kreatif forms: Alajo, Aljo, Avejo. [more]

pinHow popular is Alejo?

Alejo is an uncommonly occurring first name for males but a very prominent last name for all people (#7520 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Popular varying forms of Alejo (outside Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000 are Alexander (#8 last year), Alex (#128), Alejandro (#157), Alexis (#302), Alec (#469), Allie, Alek and Al. Other variants, like Aleksio, are seldom used. These relations of Alejo were popular as baby names in 1999 (adoption of 0.58%) and are almost as common today (adoption 0.49%, down 14.6%), but with forms like Allie becoming somewhat outmoded. Alexander has been the most popular choice, though Alec has become popular as well over time. Below is a graphed comparison of the history of the boy name Alejo and affiliated names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

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

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Alexander, Alexis, Allie in U.S.

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

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Recommended similar baby names are Akeno, Alano, Aldo, Aleck, Alecko, Aled, Aleks, Alem, Alen, Alerio, Aleron, Alfeo, Alfio, Alfo, Alldo, Aloj and Alto. These names tend to be more frequently used than Alejo.