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What does Aleko mean?

Aleko Pronunciation of Aleko as a name for boys has its root in Greek, and Aleko means "man's defender, warrior". Aleko is a Greek form of Alex (Greek): contraction of Alexander.


ASSOCIATED WITH greek, defender, warrior


VARIANTS Aleco, Alecko

ALTERNATIVE FORMS VIA ALEX, ALEXANDER Al, Alec, Aleck, Alejo, Alek, Aleks, Alexan, Alexei, Alexi, Alexio, Alexis, Alic, Alicio, Alick, Alik, Alix, Allex, Allie, Elex, Lexo

(male) Alko, ..

(female) Alear, ..

Aleko Azael (A.A.), ..

How popular is Aleko?

Aleko is an uncommonly occurring first name for males. Aleko is an uncommon last name too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Which version is better?

Popular related forms of Aleko (NOT RANKED) are Alexander (#11 LAST YEAR), Alex (#153), Alexis (#445), Alec (#539), Alek (#1533), Al, Aleck, Alexi, Alix, Allie and Elex. Adoption of these relations of Aleko was widespread among parents in 1995 (MEDIAN #1159) and is somewhat lower today (#1334, 48%). (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

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

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Alexander, Alexi, Alexis, Alix, Allie, Elex in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Aleko is alike in pronunciation to Aloiki. Other suggested similar-sounding names are Akeno, Alano, Aldo, Aled, Aleksi, Aleksio, Alem, Alen, Alerio, Aleron, Alexy, Alfeo, Alfio, Alfo, Alldo (see Aldo), Alto and Arek. These names tend to be more commonly used than Aleko.

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