Alexi

Alexi - A very unique male name



  Dec 04,2020      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Alexi, meaning defender, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1969 on position #1638. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Alexi and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Alexi? 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 Alexi. The baby boy name Alexi was given to 16 baby boys in 2012, ranking #2513 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 102,566 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Alexi peaked in popularity 23 years ago in 1997 on position 1386.



Famous with this name

Alexi Hawley
Alexi Pappas
Alexi Manis


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Alexi is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Alexi is currently topping the baby name charts in Massachusetts at position #770 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,233.

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 Alexi is where you live.


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Alexi origin and meaning

Alexi is a 5 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means defender. To see famous people named Alexi, pop culture references for the name Alexi and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Alexi

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

Alex / Alexis / Alec / Alijah / Aloysius / Alek / Alois / Alika / Alessio / 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
20122513
20113463
20102367
20093872
20081963
20072264
20061938
20052456
20042099
20033498
20022235
20012243
20002022
19992314
19982393
19971386
19962079
19951657
19941850
19931880
19922081
19912748
19902077
19892981
19872270
19822235
19812193
19791660
19782020
19761620
19731769
19691638

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Massachusetts770
New York1799
California2233

Even more about Alexi


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 Alexi 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 Alexi?

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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#
On chart
1997
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Alexi
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 102,566
Letter count 5
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1969
2012 births +16

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