Alexis

Colors Related to this Name: Green

Qualities Related to this Name: Philosophical, Spiritual

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #46 in 2013 and #64 in 2014.

Famous People

Alexis Bledel (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Alexis Knapp (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Alexis Arquette (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Alexis Denisof (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Alexis Dziena (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Alexis Jordan (Movie Actress,Singer,TV Actress), Alexis Smith (Movie Actress,Singer,TV Actress), Alexis Cruz (Movie Actor,TV Actor)

Meaning

In English

Origin: From French Alexis, from Latin Alexius, ultimately from Ancient Greek Ἄλεξις ‎(Áleksis, “helper, defender”).

Meaning(s):

-( female name -comes from the Ancient Greek language-), transferred from the male name and used since the 1940s.

-( male name -comes from the Ancient Greek language-).

In French

Origin: From the Latin saint's name Alexius, from Ancient Greek Ἄλεξις ‎(Áleksis, “helper, defender”)

Meaning(s):

-( male name).