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What does Elex mean?

Elex Pronunciation of Elex [elex] as a name for boys is of Greek derivation, and Elex means "man's defender, warrior". Elex is a variant form of Alex (Greek): short variation of Alexander.

Associated with: greek, defender, warrior.


Elex has 2 variants: Aleks and Allex.

6 more relations via Alex: Alec, Aleck, Aleco, Alek, Aleko and Alik.

Creative forms:
(male) Elel, Eleu, ..

(female) Elei, Elem, ..

Middle name pairings:
Elex Eliot (E.E.), ..

How popular is Elex?

Elex is an uncommonly occurring given name for males. Elex is an equally unusual surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Elex reached its apex position of #1343 in the U.S. in the 1900s, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elex name in U.S.

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

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent varying forms of Elex are Alec (#455 from current records), Aleck, Alek (#1313) and Alex (#134). These forms of Elex were popular with parents 2 decades ago (adoption of 0.58%) and are now significantly less popular (adoption 0.2%, down 65%), with the version Alec becoming less trendy.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Elex, Alec, Aleck, Alek, Alex in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Elex is pronounced similarly to Alix. Other suggested similar names are Dex, Eben, Eber, Edel, Eden, Eder, Elam, Elan, Elber, Elden, Elder, Elger, Eli, Elia, Elie, Elis, Eliu, Elli, Elmer, Elmo, Elof, Eloi, Elon, Elov, Eloy, Elrey, Eluf, Elven, Elvo, Ely, Emlen, Enea, Erek, Erez, Erix, Erle, Essex, Euen, Even, Ewen, Ezer, Lex, Rex and Tex. These names tend to be more commonly used than Elex.

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