MomsgptsMomsgpts
Back
Baby Name
See the girl version of this name

Alex

Alex Name Meaning and Origin

Alex Name Meaning and Origin

Name Meaning

Defender of mankind

Name Origin

Greek

The name Alex means 'Defender of mankind' and originates from the Greek language. It is a strong and classic name that symbolizes protection and bravery.

See Your Future Baby Now
Just a few clicks away from the magical moment of meeting your future Baby.

Alex Phonetic Appeal

Name Pronunciation Smoothness:
starstarstarstarstar

Alex is easy to pronounce with a familiar sound, making it pleasant to say.

Name Melody Rating:
starstarstarstarstar

The name Alex has a balanced rhythm with two syllables, making it smooth and harmonious.

Famous People Named Alex

Find celebrities with this name and see how they shine in their respective fields.

● Alex Rodriguez

Alex Rodriguez is a former professional baseball player known for his successful career with the New York Yankees. He is considered one of the greatest baseball players of all time.

● Alex Turner

Alex Turner is the lead vocalist and guitarist of the Arctic Monkeys, an English rock band known for their indie rock music and innovative style.

● Alex Smith

Alex Smith is a former NFL quarterback who played for teams like the San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs. He is known for his resilience and leadership on the field.

Alex Name Popularity Insights

2024
Ranking
374
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 Alex

The name Alex is generally associated with positive qualities like strength and protection, so it does not typically bring to mind negative characters or cultural symbols.

Similar Names to Alex

    Baby Names Generator

    GENERATE

    Gender-Sorted Baby Names

    • Boy Names
    • Girl Names
    • Unisex Names

    Top baby names
    More

    • Most Popular Baby Names 2024
    • Most Popular Baby Names 2023
    • Most Popular Baby Names 2022
    • Most Popular Baby Names 2021
    • Most Popular Baby Names 2020

    Baby Names A-Z

    Baby Name Origins

    Hebrew