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Alexa Name Meaning and Origin

Alexa Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Defender of mankind

Name Origin


The name Alexa means 'Defender of mankind' and originates from Greek. It is a feminine form of Alexander, which means 'defender of the people'. The name conveys strength and protection.

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Alexa Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:

Alexa is easy to pronounce with a smooth flow. It sounds gentle and pleasant.

Name Melody Rating:

The name Alexa has a moderate rhythm with two syllables. It is not too choppy but could be smoother.

Famous People Named Alexa

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● Alexa Chung

Alexa Chung is a British fashion icon and television presenter known for her impeccable style and witty humor. She has hosted various fashion shows and collaborated with top designers.

● Alexa PenaVega

Alexa PenaVega is an American actress and singer known for her roles in 'Spy Kids' and 'Machete Kills'. She has also appeared on 'Dancing with the Stars'.

● Alexa Ray Joel

Alexa Ray Joel is an American singer, songwriter, and daughter of musician Billy Joel and supermodel Christie Brinkley. She has released several albums and singles.

Alexa Name Popularity Insights

U.S. Population

The data is sourced from the Social Security Administration. Since the agency has only released data up to 2022, the rankings for 2023 and 2024 are based on estimates from platform data. We will update the final results once the official data is released.

Potential Negative Connotations of Alexa

The name Alexa does not typically evoke negative characters or cultural symbols. However, some may associate it with smart home devices like Amazon's Alexa, which could lead to privacy concerns or over-reliance on technology.

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