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What does the name "Alexis" mean?

Alexis (Russian): Defender of the People

The name "Alexis" is of Russian origin and it means "Defender of the People". It's a name commonly given to both boys and girls.

A is for able, for you surely are.

L is for lively, your life is full of energy!

E is for elate, you make others happy.

X is for Xanadu, your place of paradise.

I is for ignite, the fire in you!

S is for success, in all you will do.

Your name in reverse order is "Sixela". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Xilsae". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

How popular is the name "Alexis" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Alexis? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 388,463 babies born with the name Alexis in the United States. That's more than enough Alexis to occupy the country of Bahamas with an estimated population of 353,658 (as of May 3, 2010). The name first appeared in the year 1882 when it was given to 6 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Alexis" was in 1998 with a total of 19,777 babies. (That's a lot of baby Alexis)

According to the 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Alexis" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 85 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1977. Across the entire United States a total of only 965 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Alexis popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Alexis in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the north east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Alexis

Alexis Bledel

Alexis Bledel is an actress, model, and producer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1996 to present. Alexis was born in 1981 as Kimberly Alexis Bledel in Houston, Texas, United States.


Alexis Denisof

Alexis Denisof is an actor with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1989 to present. Alexis was born in 1966 in Salisbury, Maryland, U.S.


Alexis Amore

Alexis Amore is an adult biography. Alexis was born in 1978 as Fabiola Melgar Garcia in Lima, Peru.


Alexis Dziena

Alexis Dziena is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 2 to present. Alexis was born in 1984 as Alexis Gabrielle Dziena in New York City, New York, U.S.


Alexis Ayala

Alexis Ayala is an actor. Alexis was born in 1965 as David Alexis Ayala Padro in San Francisco, California, U.S.


Faith Ford

Faith Ford is an actress with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1983 to present. Faith was born in 1964 as Alexis Ford in Alexandria, Louisiana, U.S.


Past life for Alexis born Jul 10, 2004

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ontario approximately on 1550. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, and poison manufacturer.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.

Here's something for you to ponder on...

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