Alessio - A very unique male name

  Dec 01,2020      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Alessio, meaning defender, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1997 on position #3103. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Alessio and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Alessio? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Alessio. The baby boy name Alessio was given to 22 baby boys in 2012, ranking #2217 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 74,594 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Alessio peaked in popularity 11 years ago in 2009 on position 1809.

Famous with this name

Alessio Scalzotto
Alessio Lapice
Alessio Orano

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Rating: 5/5 (15 people)

Alessio is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Alessio is currently topping the baby name charts in New Jersey at position #956 - and is the least popular in California at position #1,709.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Alessio is where you live.

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Alessio origin and meaning

Alessio is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means defender. To see famous people named Alessio, pop culture references for the name Alessio and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Alessio

We've found the following names that sound similar to Alessio, sorted by popularity.

Alex / Alexis / Alec / Alijah / Aloysius / Alek / Alois / Alexi / Alika / Alexei /

Name statistics

Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)

Chart position per state (visualized)

Chart position per year (table view)

Year Rank

Chart position per state (table view)

State Rank
New Jersey956
New York1323

Even more about Alessio

These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Alessio a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Alessio?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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Popularity Score™

Name Alessio
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 74,594
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1997
2012 births +22

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