Name Alek - meaning, origin, popularity 


Alek meaning and origin

Gender: Unisex, both Boy and Girl
Origin: Old Greek
Usage: Tamil, English, German, Low German, Finnish, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Oriya and Telugu
Pronunciation: \"pronunciation
Meaning: Form of Alexander, Helper and Defender of Mankind, Man's Defender, He Who Wards Off (Other) Men and Noble
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Alek means Form of Alexander, Helper and Defender of Mankind, Man's Defender, He Who Wards Off (Other) Men or Noble is originated from Old Greek and a gender-neutral name is used especially in Telugu, Swedish, Hindi, Marathi, German, Oriya, English, Finnish, Tamil, Norwegian, Kannada, Danish, Gujarati, Low German, Malayalam and Bengali. Alek is a variant form of Alexius. Alexius is variant form of unfading and eminent Alexis. Alexius is form of The Greek Name Αλεξιος in Latin language. Alexius means The Defender came from Old Greek. Alek is a version of outstanding and evergreen Alexander. Alexander is Latin form of The Greek Name Αλεξανδρος. Origin of Well-Liked Alexander is in English and Hungarian, meaning of Alexander is "Protector and Warrior". Alek is variant of eternal and widespread Alec. Alec is derivation of Alexander. Meaning of Alec is Helper and Defender of Mankind, Manly and Defending Men is originated from Old Greek..

Variants of Alek

Alec, Alexander, Alexius, Alecko, Alastair, Alister, Davidalexander, Alexanderjames, Lexia, Jona, Alexios, Alexis

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Popularity of Alek

Alek is a common name in United States given to over 3984 babies in 57 years. When at the peak of its usage in 1994, the moniker grabbed the 935th spot and 154 baby boys were given the name. Alek is a unique baby name in France, it has been in use since 1995 and was able to reach the top 2000 names. Recently in 2018, it ranked 1225th when 29 boys were named Alek. There are over 245 babies that have been given the name Alek in France.

Alek is an uncommon baby name in England and Wales where it has been in use since 2000 and peaked in 2016 when it ranked 1804th. In Belgium, it is relatively new, first appeared in 2006. But Alek is a popular baby name in South Sudan where every 1 in 300 have the name as well as in Indonesia. As per our findings, over 70000 babies have been bestowed Alek around the globe.


Alek in Nordic countries

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What numerology tells about Alek?

Handling the problems and life situations of others keeps you distracted from your own. Planning is what keeps your mind in shape. Even though you are a sensitive person, you hate being around people who don't have a problem with expressing their emotions. You are dominant when it comes to relationships. You are a powerful presence and people respect you for your sharp mind and intelligence. Just listen to your heart when it comes to people instead of your doubtful attitude.

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  •  Phila - Origin of Atypical and Timeless Phila is in Old Greek and Greek bestowed upon both boys and girls, meaning of Phila is "Too: the Lovers or Friend of Song"
  •  Estavan - Uncommon boy name Estavan has origin in Old Greek which is prevalently used in English language, meaning of Estavan is "The Crowned or The Crowned"
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Namesakes of Alek

    Alek Keshishian, Armenian-American film and commercial director
  • Alek Wek, South Sudanese-British model and designer
  • Alek Stojanov, Canadian retired professional ice hockey player of Macedonian descent
  • Aleksandra Tomic in Zona Mrtvih as Actress
  • Aleksandra Tabakova in Malenkaya Vera as Actress
  • Aleksandra Zakharova in Ubit drakona as Actress
  • Aleksandra Szczepanowska in Naked Soles as Actress
  • Aleks Krotoski in The Great Levelling? as
  • Alek Hayes played the leading role of Tomek in 2011 thriller movie The Dreamer.

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