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Alexia

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How popular is the baby name Alexia in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1916 7 7 0
1919 5 5 0
1921 8 8 0
1922 7 7 0
1923 5 5 0
1924 9 9 0
1927 5 5 0
1931 5 5 0
1935 5 5 0
1937 5 5 0
1943 12 12 0
1944 11 11 0
1945 14 14 0
1946 13 13 0
1947 20 20 0
1948 19 19 0
1949 16 16 0
1950 17 17 0
1951 15 15 0
1952 21 21 0
1953 24 24 0
1954 19 19 0
1955 26 26 0
1956 15 15 0
1957 18 18 0
1958 9 9 0
1959 17 17 0
1960 32 32 0
1961 23 23 0
1962 29 29 0
1963 22 22 0
1964 17 17 0
1965 47 47 0
1966 46 46 0
1967 47 47 0
1968 59 59 0
1969 65 65 0
1970 46 46 0
1971 41 41 0
1972 44 44 0
1973 59 59 0
1974 81 81 0
1975 105 105 0
1976 92 92 0
1977 78 78 0
1978 86 86 0
1979 117 117 0
1980 148 143 5
1981 183 183 0
1982 243 243 0
1983 162 162 0
1984 157 157 0
1985 154 154 0
1986 153 153 0
1987 226 221 5
1988 266 266 0
1989 318 318 0
1990 422 422 0
1991 464 464 0
1992 456 456 0
1993 691 691 0
1994 880 880 0
1995 913 913 0
1996 1,076 1,076 0
1997 1,118 1,118 0
1998 1,365 1,365 0
1999 1,650 1,650 0
2000 2,018 2,018 0
2001 2,293 2,293 0
2002 2,697 2,691 6
2003 2,503 2,495 8
2004 2,456 2,447 9
2005 2,130 2,125 5
2006 2,136 2,130 6
2007 1,941 1,941 0
2008 1,608 1,608 0
2009 1,470 1,470 0
2010 1,294 1,294 0
2011 1,147 1,147 0
2012 1,283 1,283 0
2013 1,822 1,822 0
2014 1,222 1,222 0
2015 1,010 1,010 0

Fun Facts about the name Alexia

  • How many people with the first name Alexia have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2015, the Social Security Administration has recorded 41,558 babies born with the first name Alexia in the United States. That's more than enough people named Alexia to occupy the territory of Sint Maarten (the Netherlands) with an estimated population of 37,429 (as of January 1, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Alexia? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1916 when it was given as a first name to 7 new born babies.
  • When was Alexia first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Alexia is Monday, June 5th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Alexia born? The highest recorded use of the first name Alexia was in 2002 with a total of 2,691 babies. That's a lot of babies named Alexia!
  • Random Alexia Factoid: According to the 2001 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Alexia ranks 53rd in popularity as a baby girl's name in New Mexico. Imagine that, 36 babies in New Mexico have the same name as you in 2001.
  • Weird things about the name Alexia: Your name in reverse order is Aixela. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Iaaxle. How do you pronounce that?
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Meaning, Origin, Inspirations, and Associations

Have you been wondering what does the name "Alexia" mean? The list below shows the origins of Alexia as well as things modernly associated with the name Alexia such as celebrities named Alexia.

Origin and Meaning of Alexia

The name "Alexia" is of American origin, and it means "Defender of the People". It's a name commonly given to girls.

Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun A*lex"i*a
As used by some, inability to read aloud, due to brain disease.More commonly, inability, due to brain disease, to understand written or printed symbols although they can be seen, as in case of word blindness.

Etymology: NL.; a- not + Gr. � speech, fr. � to speak, confused with L. legere to read

Other Dictionary Sources
  1. Inability to perceive written words

Alexia Robinson

Alexia was born in 1980.

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Other Inspirations for the Name Alexia

Alexia Barroso
Alexia Echevarria
Alexia Fast
Alexia Khadime
Alexia Latortue
Alexia Admor
Alexia Putellas
Alexia Wawrinka
Alexia Christian
Alexia Rasmussen

Alternative Meanings

A is for advantage, for you are blessed with many.

L is for lofty, your ambitions are high!

E is for enjoy, your life can be fun!

X is for x, the mysterious side of you!

I is for ideals, no higher!

A is for adaptable, whenever things change

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Past life for Alexia born Nov 12, 1931

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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 Germany approximately on 1025. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, and lone gunman.

As an inquisitive and inventive person, you liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor. There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson - to search, to find and to use this bridge.

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