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Girl Names Starting with Alex-

Alex- baby names and what they mean, with 5 results. Adoption of these girl names was at its highest 2 decades ago (USAGE OF 2.9%) and is now much reduced (USAGE 1.1%, DOWN 61.2%), with names like Alexandrea becoming somewhat outmoded. Alexa (#32) is the most contemporarily stylish name for newborns in this compilation, while Alexanian (TOP 34%) and Alexion (81%) are popular Alex- last names. Here is the list of Alex- names for boys.

Alex- names

Alex - Alexis

Alix and variants

Alexis1, Alexa1, Alex1
Var. of Alix. Stems fr. Old German element. "Noble." Alexx is also a moderately common birth name.


Stems fr. Greek language. "Man's defender." Ailex and Alza are creative variations.

Alexandra and variants

Alexandra, var. Alexsandra, Alexis2, Alexine1, Alexina1, Alexie, Alexia1, Alexene, Alexi1, Alexena, Alexea, Alexandrine, Alexandrina, Alexandria1, Alexandrene, Alexandretta, Alexandrena, Alexandreana, Alexandrea, Alexandre, Alexanderine, Alexander, Alexanderia, Alexanda, Alexa2, Alex3
Origin fr. Greek element. "Man's defender." Alexandra (cf. Alcantara, Altamira) is a common -ra suffix last name.


Derivative of Greek word. .. Also a place name in Louisiana .. Usage of Alexandria as a baby name in 2015 was up 2.1% compared to the year before. See also Alixandra.

Alexis and variants

Alexis3, var. Alexys, Alexus, Alexius, Alexine2, Alexina2, Alexia2, Alexanne, Alexi2, Alexanna, Alexa3, Alex4
Derivative of Greek. "Defender." Alexis is the steady favorite, though Alexa is now the more favored form.

Quick Reference

Summary Index of names [and variants] for Alex- names for girls.

1. Alex - Alexis
Alix [Alex, Alexa, Alexis], Alex, Alexandra [Alexi, Alexia, Alexis, Alexie, Alexene, Alexina, Alexine, Alexsandra, ..], Alexandria, Alexis [Alexi, Alexys, Alexus, Alexia, Alexine, Alexina, Alexius, Alexanne, ..]

Usage comparison for Alex- names