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Meaning:Abbreviation of the Greek name Alexander, meaning defender of mankind. The name is common among English, German and Dutch speakers.
Gender:Male
Origin:English
Form of :Alexander
Similar sound boys:Alexis, Alec, Alexey, Aleksei, Alexius, Aleksi, Alikkees, Alyosha
Similar sound girls:Alice, Alyssa, Alicia, Alisha, Alexia, Alix, Alexa, Alucia
Rating:
4.5/5
stars 17 votes
Easy to write: 4.5/5 stars 7 votes
Easy to remember: 4.5/5 stars 7 votes
Pronunciation: 4.5/5 stars 7 votes
English pronunciation: 4.5/5 stars 16 votes
Opinion foreigners: 3.5/5 stars 16 votes
Nicknames:Al, Ali, Big Al, Lexje, Poncho, Goon, Jano, Yexe, Alex, Ale, Robb, Lexi, X, A, Lex
Names of brothers:James, Adrien, Alastair, Drew, Garrett, Kai
Names of sisters:Alexa, Lucy, Gia Hân, Monica, Ava, Arlette, Alina, Roelien, Laina, Phi Khanh, Fiona, Isabella, Litzy, Alucia, Your Mum, Alicia, Vanessa
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(Alex is used in the Netherlands 7265 times as a boys name, and 91 is a girls name.)

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Alex (108 years old) 2013-05-12
I heart Alex

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