Meaning and Name Origin
Alexio \a-lexio\ as a boys' name is of Greek origin, and Alexio means "man's defender, warrior". Alexio is a variation of Alexander (Greek): from the Latin form of the Greek name Alexandros. Alexio is also a form of Alexis (Greek): often used as a short form of Alexander, though it is from Alexius, the Latin spelling of the Greek Alexios.
Alexio has 23 more related forms via Alexander, Alexis: Al▼, Alec▲, Aleco, Alejo, Alek, Aleko, Aleksios, Aleksius, Alex, Alexan, Alexandro▼, Alexios, Alexius, Alexus, Alic, Alicio, Alick, Alik, Alistir, Alix, Allie▼, Lex and Lexo.
Alexio is an uncommon first name for men. Alexio is also a rare last name for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Alexio and associated names. Popular varying forms of Alexio (#unlisted) listed in the Top 1000 are Alexander (#8 in 2014), Alex (#128), Alexis (#302), Alec (#469), Allie, Al, Alexandro and Alek. These boy names were at the apex of their popularity in the year 1999 and are somewhat less popular today, with the forms Allie, Alexandro and Al becoming less stylish. Alexander (#8), Alec (#469) and Alexis (#302) are three of the more fashionable boy names in this list, with Alec and Alexander undergoing a rebound in popularity. (2014 Birth Statistics)