What does Lex mean?
(male) Leli, Lleo, ..
(female) Leli, Lleh, .. Middle name pairings:
Lex Aydan (L.A.), ..
How popular is Lex?
Lex is a rare first name for males but a very popular surname for both adults and children (#23530 out of 150436, Top 16%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Lex was first listed in 1890-1899 and reached its highest rank of #1019 in the U.S. during the years 1950-1959, but is not in the Top 1000 at the moment. (2015 Birth Statistics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Alexander (#8 the previous year), Alex (#134), Alec (#455), Alek (#1313), Alix, Alexi and Al are the prominent varying forms of Lex ranked in the Top 2000. Other forms, like Lexis, are uncommon. Adoption of these relations of Lex reached its apex 21 years ago (adoption of 1.6%) and is somewhat lower today (adoption 1%, ▼40%). Alexander is more familiar than the rest, while versions like Al are now less common.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Dex, Le, Le-, Lea, Lee▼, Lem▼, Len, Leo, Les, Lev, Lew▼, Rex▼ and Tex. These names tend to be more commonly used than Lex.See names in meaning and etymology.