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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 36 Views | 🔊 16 Pronunciations
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Gender: Unisex

Origin: Greek

Meaning: Defender of Mankind

Pronunciation: uh-LEK-sis, /əˈlɛksɪs/, AH L EH K S IH S

Popularity Rank: #302

On this page:

  • 1. Alexis Meaning
  • 2. Alexis Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Alexis
  • 4. Translations of Alexis
  • 5. Alexis Name Popularity
  • 6. Alexis popularity in U.S.
  • 7. Famous People with Name Alexis
  • 8. Latest News about Alexis
  • 9. Nicknames for Alexis
  • 10. Alexis Name Poster
  • 11. Names similar to Alexis

Alexis Meaning

Derived from the Greek name Alexios, meaning 'defender' or 'helper'. It was originally used as a name for males, but has become more popular for females in recent years.

Alexis also means "Defender of Mankind, Helper, Man's Defender, To Help, To Defend".

Alexis is commonly found in France, United States of America, Mexico, and 91 more countries.

Alexis Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: uh-LEK-sis

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /əˈlɛksɪs/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: AH L EH K S IH S

AH: Pronounce as in "but" (B AH T)

L: Pronounce as in "let" (L EH T)

EH: Pronounce as in "red" (R EH D)

K: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

S: Pronounce as in "sit" (S IH T)

IH: Pronounce as in "sit" (S IH T)

S: Pronounce as in "sit" (S IH T)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

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Alexis Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Alexis is recorded 168,721 times globally, ranking it as the 302th most common name worldwide.

Alexis is most prevalent in France, with 42,619 occurrences, making it the 59th most popular name in the country.

In France, the name Alexis is found among 1 in every 31 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Alexis Popularity by Country

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France#591 : 31
United States of America#1641 : 59
Mexico#881 : 39
Colombia#1591 : 74
Chile#841 : 43
Peru#1691 : 123
Panama#201 : 39
Spain#4041 : 165
Argentina#1631 : 73
Uruguay#1721 : 62
Guatemala#1451 : 130
Costa Rica#1491 : 84
Bolivia#3041 : 208
Canada#3901 : 241
Belgium#4181 : 204
United Kingdom#9291 : 413
Cameroon#2241 : 337
Italy#1,8321 : 1,054
Greece#1081 : 132
South Africa#3,1871 : 4,416
Switzerland#5811 : 401
Ecuador#1391 : 151
Malaysia#3,2361 : 5,157
Saudi Arabia#6,8071 : 7,796
Nigeria#2,5561 : 3,195
Puerto Rico#501 : 81
Philippines#3791 : 745
Singapore#1,2531 : 1,982
Germany#1,9651 : 1,319
Morocco#4,1611 : 4,298
Cyprus#501 : 105
United Arab Emirates#4,2471 : 5,854
Hong Kong#1,6241 : 2,496
Netherlands#3,1901 : 2,342
Russia#3,0441 : 2,559
Portugal#1,0391 : 1,129
Algeria#6,7021 : 10,156
Brazil#5,4901 : 7,880
Sweden#1,0521 : 950
Kuwait#4,2441 : 6,818
Qatar#3,4421 : 5,458
Tunisia#5,3081 : 6,889
Ireland#1,5011 : 1,273
Turkey#10,1201 : 15,389
Ghana#1,4111 : 2,756
Burundi#61 : 110
Oman#7,9841 : 10,891
Mauritius#1,5811 : 2,159
Israel#6,4191 : 5,889
China#1,1451 : 2,856
Jamaica#9901 : 1,680
Egypt#31,9911 : 47,792
Luxembourg#5991 : 756
Lebanon#3,7211 : 4,739
Palestine#7,4111 : 8,097
Sudan#15,1411 : 32,778
Austria#2,5421 : 3,010
Bahrain#4,4721 : 8,307
Japan#1,6361 : 2,760
Iraq#25,5281 : 38,453
Bangladesh#10,0081 : 16,173
Iran#5,1821 : 6,151
India#14,5871 : 30,132
Norway#1,5871 : 2,747
Finland#2,6981 : 4,402
Poland#1,8481 : 2,838
Honduras#891 : 240
Macao#2,0501 : 4,518
Czechia#2,1461 : 3,218
Denmark#2,2861 : 4,071

List of countries the name Alexis is rarely found

Alexis popularity in U.S.


This chart displays the ranking of the name Alexis from 1980 to 2023, based on the most recent data from the U.S. Social Security Administration.

Famous People with Name Alexis

  • Alexis (comics)
    Alexis (comics) is a Screenwriter from France.
  • Alexis (poet)
    Alexis (poet) is a Writer from Greece.
  • Alexis (singer)
    Alexis (singer) is a Singer from Germany.
  • Alexis A. Gilliland is a Novelist from US.
  • Alexis A. Julien is a Geologist from US.
  • Alexis Abraham is a Athletic from France.
  • Alexis Acanda Fuentes is a Sculptor from Cuba.
  • Alexis Adams is a Actor from US.
  • Alexis Agrafiotis is a Composer from Greece.
  • Alexis Ahlgren is a Runner from Sweden.
  • Alexis Aimé Pierre Cambray
    Alexis Aimé Pierre Cambray is a Révolution_française from France.
  • Alexis Ajinça
    Alexis Ajinça is a Basket from France.
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    Alexis Albérola is a Player from France.
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  • Alexis Alexandrou is a Football from Cyprus.
  • Alexis Alexanian is a Film from Armenia.
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  • Alexis Allah is a Writer from Ivory Coast.
  • Alexis Allart is a Football from France.
  • Alexis Allet is a Lawyer from Switzerland.
  • Alexis Aly Tagbino is a Priest from Guinea.
  • Alexis Alégué
    Alexis Alégué is a Football from Cameroon.
  • Alexis Aminoff is a Diplomat from Sweden.
  • Alexis Amore is a Actor from Peru.
  • Alexis André
    Alexis André is a Missionary from Canada.
  • Alexis André (sculpteur)
    Alexis André (sculpteur) is a Sculptor from France.
  • Alexis André Jr.
    Alexis André Jr. is a Football from France.
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  • Alexis Antoine Charlery is a Révolution_française from France.
  • Alexis Apostolopoulos is a Football from Greece.
  • Alexis Apraiz is a Basque_pelota from Spain.
  • Alexis Aranda is a Music from Mexico.
  • Alexis Arapoff is a Painter from US.
  • Alexis Araujo is a Football from France.
  • Alexis Arette is a Farmer from France.
  • Alexis Argüello
    Alexis Argüello is a Boxer from Nicaragua.
  • Alexis Arias is a Rower from Cuba.
  • Alexis Arnoldt is a Athlete from Argentina.
  • Alexis Arquette is a Actor from US.
  • Alexis Arts is a Actor from Italy.
  • Alexis Aubenque is a Writer from France.
  • Alexis Auguste Delahogue is a Painter from France.
  • Alexis Auguste Peyssard is a Officier from France.
  • Alexis Auguste Raphaël Hagron
    Alexis Auguste Raphaël Hagron is a Officer from France.
  • Alexis Axilette is a Painter from France.
  • Alexis Ayala is a Actor from Mexico.
  • Alexis Babini is a Singer from US.
  • Alexis Bachelay is a Politician from France.
  • Alexis Bachelot is a Priest from France.
  • Alexis Bacquoy-Guédon
    Alexis Bacquoy-Guédon is a Music from France.

📰 Latest News about Alexis

Stay updated with the most recent news about Alexis. Read on to catch up with Alexis's latest headlines

Last Updated: May 25, 2024 09:00 PM (GMT + 5.30)

  • Alexis Lafreniere, second line step up again in all facets of Game 2 - New York Post
    Source: New York Post | Published on: May 25, 2024
  • General Hospital Recap: Alexis Believes Ava Turned Her In - Daytime Confidential
    Source: Daytime Confidential | Published on: May 24, 2024
  • General Hospital Recap: Alexis Is Stunned to Learn Ava Was Her Accuser - Soaps.com
    Source: Soaps.com | Published on: May 24, 2024
  • Alexis Nicole Davis of Fremont in custody in Ravenna Twp. stabbing - Record-Courier
    Source: Record-Courier | Published on: May 23, 2024
  • Alexis Lafreniere's own-goal was final breaking point in disappointing Rangers loss - New York Post
    Source: New York Post | Published on: May 23, 2024
  • Alexis “ Lexi “ Nichole Willis | Obituaries# - WGEL Radio
    Source: WGEL Radio | Published on: May 23, 2024
  • Alexis Mac Allister shortlisted for Premier League Goal of the Season - Liverpool FC
    Source: Liverpool FC | Published on: May 22, 2024
  • Alexis Mac Allister responds to Real Madrid transfer links amid 'secret Liverpool release clause' - Liverpool.com
    Source: Liverpool.com | Published on: May 22, 2024
  • 'Queens Of Drama' Director Alexis Langlois On Making A Queer Pop Star Fable And How The French Industry Is ... - Deadline
    Source: Deadline | Published on: May 22, 2024
  • Mac Allister has now responded to claims he could join Real Madrid - This Is Anfield
    Source: This Is Anfield | Published on: May 22, 2024

Nicknames for Alexis

Lexi, Ally, Sassy Lexi, Lexi Lou, Alexis the Lioness, Lexi-Marie, Alexia, Lexi Belle, Lexi Sunshine, Lexi Lovebug

Alexis Name Poster

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