Alexis meaning, origin, history | Meaning of name

Name: Alexis No. of characters: 6 Gender: GirlBoyOrigin: Old Greek German French English Ancient Greek
How to pronounce Alexis a-le-xis What does my name mean?
Meanings: Defender of Mankind Helper Man's Defender To Help independent short form of names with "Alex" (meaning: to protect) a girl's name. Widely known through the novel "Zorba the Greek" (1946) by Nikos Kazantzakis and the film of the same name.

Alexis was ranked 336 in 2016 list of US boys name and dropped by 2.75% from its previous ranking of 327 in 2015. Alexis was ranked 118 in 2016 list of US girls name and dropped by 37.21% from its previous ranking of 86 in 2015.

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Alexis is a very very popular first name for a girl in England & Wales which is popular since 2008 and ranked 727 in 2015. Around 5599 people wear Alexis as their first name. Alexis is a rare first name for a girl in England & Wales which is a rare name since 1996 and ranked 727 in 2015. Only 5599 people have Alexis as their first name. Alexis is a very consistent name over the past 18 years.

Alexis is a very very popular first name for a boy in United States which is popular male name since 1970 and ranked 332 in 2015 in US. Around 392924 people wear Alexis as their first name. Alexis is a rare first name for a boy in United States which is a rare boy name since 1882 and ranked 332 in 2015 in US. Only 392924 people have Alexis as their first name. At the peak of Alexis popularity in 1998 it was given to about 0.498877% of US Girls babies and ranked 6 in 3964507 newborns while On the lowest point of Alexis in 1887 it was wore by only 0.001889% of new born Boys and ranked 203 out of 264737 babies in US. Alexis is not a native United States and Alexis may be came from another language or is a short form of some other name. Alexis is given to around 0.109914% of newborns during 1880 to 2015, according to the USSA.

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Expression number of Alexis is 7.

Alexis likes to research and reason to know the answers of hidden questions as Alexis are gifted with an analytical mind. Alexis are always on the quest for knowledge and wisdom and loves being alone.

Names that rhyme with Alexis Famous people named Alexis
Alexis Floyd in Life's Poison as Actress
Alexis Ferrante in Adventureland as Actress
Alexis Spraic in Shadow Billionaire as Editor
Alexis Jackson in Gardens of the Night as Actress
Alexis Butler in Killshot as Actress
Alexis Del Lago in The Wilderness as Actress
Alexis Morrell in Leave It on the Floor as Miscellaneous Crew
Alexis MeChell in Double Trouble as
Alexis Uiga in Enemy as Actress
Toya Alexis in The Pacifier as Actress
Names like Alexis Alexis Namesakes Related Names: AleAleaAleaciaAleaddineAleahAleahaAleahyaAleanAleanaAleanahAleanderAleandraAleaneAleannaAlearaAleasaAleaseAleashaAleashiaAleasiaPosts having Alexis: Comments :Alexis is a male and female first name. Alexis was very popular in the Byzantine world (this is the name of a dozen emperors) and Russia, and always attributed to boys. The first example has been used in the novel The Glory of the Empire , of Jean d'Ormesson. Almost unusual in French until the middle of the xxth century, the name enjoyed a vogue in the eighties. In France, for several years, he runs in the top tier of the best male names. The xi th century an anonymous French poet wrote "The Life of Saint Alexis". He described the adventures of a rich young Roman of the v th century, party to the East in search of God, then returned home incognito, disguised as a beggar, to end his days in misery without any of his not recognize it. His body was discovered and recognized by St. Irene. Alexis is from the Greek name Αλέξις (Alexis) meaning "helper" or "Defender", which in turn αλεξω of the verb was derived with the corresponding meaning. Alexis became the United States and in several English speaking countries, a female name. This change is believed to be originated due to Canadian actress Alexis Smith who was very popular in the 1940s. Yet there is no historical precedent, unless one considers the use of the name Alexis in The Astree of Honore d'Urfe 2. Variants of the name in other languages are french:- 1.masculine: Alexis, Alexi, Alexian, Alexio, Alexy and 2.feminine: Alexia, Alexiane, Alexianne, Alexias, Alexie, Alexis, German: Alexis, US: Alec, Alex, Alistair, English: Alexis, Spanish: Alejo, Gallo: Citaou. - Hollie Highsmith Popularity of Alexis
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Other variants of Alexis :Aleksei Aleksey Alexei Alexey Aliaksei Aleix Aljoša Alexej Aleš Aleksi Ale Aleixo Elek Alessia Alessio Aleksy Alyosha Lyosha Aleksej Aleks Alejo Oleksiy Olexiy Olek  English Boy Names :  A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
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