First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Alexan

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  • According to a user from Maryland, United States, the name Alexan is of Greek origin and means "Man's Defender, Warrior".
Other origins: Armenian

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Popularity of Alexan as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Alexan

  • How Popular is the name Alexan? Alexan is the 63,366th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Alexan have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 18 babies born with the first name Alexan in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Alexan? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1985 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Alexan first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Alexan is Wednesday, December 13th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Alexan born? The highest recorded use of the first name Alexan was in 1985 with a total of 6 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Alexan: Your name in reverse order is Naxela. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nalxea. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Alexan born Oct 2, 1939

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 Greece approximately on 1575. Your profession was jeweler and watch-maker.

You were always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking. The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).