The meaning, origin, popularity, similar names, and other details about the boy name Alex

Meanings & Origins of Alex

What does Alex mean? What is the origin?

Origin Greek
Meaning Protector of mankind; man's defender, warrior
Origin Scottish
Meaning Defender of mankind. Variant of Alec and Alexander.

More Details About Alex

How popular is Alex? Any other details?

How to pronounce, Alex? \a-lex\
Popularity of Alex There were 2505 US births last year.
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