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Alexis Name Popularity

How popular is the name Alexis? Here’s everything we know.

Year Rank # Births % Births
1910 0 0%
1911 0 0%
1912 0 0%
1913 0 0%
1914 0 0%
1915 1,392 5 0.0006%
1916 0 0%
1917 0 0%
1918 0 0%
1919 0 0%
1920 1,244 10 0.0009%
1921 1,626 5 0.0004%
1922 0 0%
1923 0 0%
1924 0 0%
1925 1,639 5 0.0004%
1926 1,500 5 0.0005%
1927 0 0%
1928 0 0%
1929 0 0%
1930 0 0%
1931 0 0%
1932 0 0%
1933 0 0%
1934 0 0%
1935 0 0%
1936 0 0%
1937 0 0%
1938 0 0%
1939 0 0%
1940 0 0%
1941 0 0%
1942 1,282 6 0.0005%
1943 0 0%
1944 1,206 7 0.0006%
1945 0 0%
1946 1,239 8 0.0005%
1947 0 0%
1948 0 0%
1949 1,463 5 0.0003%
1950 0 0%
1951 1,480 5 0.0003%
1952 1,331 7 0.0004%
1953 1,295 8 0.0005%
1954 0 0%
1955 1,464 5 0.0003%
1956 1,004 22 0.0012%
1957 1,132 14 0.0007%
1958 1,128 15 0.0008%
1959 1,020 23 0.0012%
1960 1,076 19 0.001%
1961 852 41 0.0022%
1962 827 43 0.0023%
1963 925 29 0.0016%
1964 840 42 0.0024%
1965 680 75 0.0046%
1966 725 60 0.0038%
1967 625 101 0.0067%
1968 674 76 0.0051%
1969 651 105 0.0068%
1970 692 93 0.0058%
1971 650 115 0.0077%
1972 651 103 0.0076%
1973 648 105 0.0081%
1974 601 130 0.01%
1975 533 182 0.0142%
1976 564 158 0.0123%
1977 538 199 0.0148%
1978 508 207 0.0154%
1979 448 283 0.0201%
1980 445 305 0.0209%
1981 407 365 0.0248%
1982 276 722 0.0483%
1983 305 605 0.041%
1984 377 427 0.0287%
1985 355 475 0.0313%
1986 419 378 0.025%
1987 403 429 0.0281%
1988 443 374 0.024%
1989 402 492 0.0305%
1990 339 693 0.0418%
1991 330 723 0.0444%
1992 331 727 0.0455%
1993 266 1,049 0.0673%
1994 231 1,250 0.0815%
1995 173 1,855 0.1231%
1996 181 1,763 0.1177%
1997 121 3,156 0.2134%
1998 148 2,294 0.1533%
1999 147 2,410 0.1609%
2000 144 2,709 0.1773%
2001 144 2,753 0.1827%
2002 161 2,368 0.158%
2003 150 2,715 0.1785%
2004 103 4,166 0.2733%
2005 133 3,036 0.1986%
2006 130 3,195 0.204%
2007 158 2,644 0.1676%
2008 168 2,332 0.1509%
2009 186 2,005 0.1341%
2010 221 1,609 0.1117%
2011 241 1,470 0.1032%
2012 225 1,552 0.1089%
2013 290 1,172 0.0823%
2014 298 1,158 0.0795%
2015 343 966 0.0664%
2016 343 952 0.066%
2017 387 775 0.0555%
2018 437 645 0.0469%
2019 446 620 0.0458%

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What names are variants of Alexis?

Mix it up with these names that are a variation of the name Alexis.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Alejo

Man's defender, warrior; defender, protector

Spanish

Aleksei

Defender, protector

Greek

Aleksi

Defender, protector

Greek

Aleksio

Defender, protector

Greek

Aleksios

Defender, protector

Greek

Aleksius

Defender, protector

Greek

Alexei

Man's defender, warrior; defender, protector

Greek

Alexey

Defender, protector

Greek

Alexi

Man's defender, warrior; defender, protector

Greek

Alexio

Man's defender, warrior; defender, protector

Greek

Alexios

Defender, protector

Greek

Alexius

Defender, protector

Greek

Alexus

Defender, protector

Greek

Alexy

Defender, protector

Greek


What names sound like Alexis?

If you like how Alexis sounds, you might also like these names that sound like Alexis.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Aleks

Man's defender, warrior

Greek

Alex

Defender of man

Greek

Alexan

Man's defender, warrior

Greek

Algis

Spear

German

Aluxio

Bright, shining

Spanish

Olexi
Olexiy

What names are similar to Alexis?

Find a name that’s like Alexis, but just a little bit different.

Name Meaning Origin Popularity Other Gender
Lexer

German


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  1. his great grandfather’s name ?


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