Given Name ALEX

GENDER: Masculine & Feminine
OTHER SCRIPTS: Αλεξ (Greek), Алекс (Russian)
PRONOUNCED: A-liks (English), A-leks (Dutch), A-LEKS (French), AW-leks (Hungarian)   [details]

Meaning & History

Short form of ALEXANDER, ALEXANDRA, and other names beginning with Alex.

Categories

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VARIANTS: Al, Alec, Alexa, Alexina, Ali, Allie, Ally, Lex, Lexa, Lexi, Lexie, Lexine, Lexy, Sandie, Sandy, Xander, Zander, Zandra, Alyx, Drina (English), Lex, Sander, Xander, Xandra (Dutch), Xande, Xandinho (Portuguese), Ale, Sandro (Italian), Sandu (Romanian), Alekos (Greek), Sander (Norwegian), Sander (Danish), Sándor (Hungarian), Aleks, Alyosha, Lyosha, Sanya, Sasha, Shura (Russian)
DIMINUTIVES: Lexa (English), Sanyi (Hungarian)
FEMININE FORMS: Alexandra, Alexandrea, Alexandria, Alexina (English), Alexandra (Dutch), Alexandra (German), Alexandra, Alexandrine (French), Alexandra, Alexandrina (Portuguese), Alessandra (Italian), Alexandra (Romanian), Alexandra (Greek), Alexandra (Swedish), Alexandra (Norwegian), Alexandra (Danish), Alexandra (Icelandic), Alexandra (Hungarian), Aleksandra, Alexandra (Russian)
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Aleksandër, Skënder (Albanian), Eskender (Amharic), Alexander, Alexandra, Alexandros, Alexios, Alexius (Ancient Greek), Iskandar (Arabic), Aleksandr (Armenian), Alesander (Basque), Aleksei, Aleksey, Alexei, Alexey, Aliaksandr, Aliaksei (Belarusian), Alexander (Biblical), Alexandros (Biblical Greek), Aleksandar, Skender (Bosnian), Aleksandar, Aleksandra, Aleksandrina, Asya, Sashka, Sasho (Bulgarian), Aleix, Alexandra, Alexandre, Àlex (Catalan), Aleksandar, Aleksandra, Aljoša, Sanda, Sandi, Sandra, Saša (Croatian), Alexandr, Alexandra, Alexej, Aleš (Czech), Aleksandro, Aleĉjo (Esperanto), Aleksander, Aleksandra (Estonian), Aleksanteri, Aleksi, Ale, Samppa, Santeri, Santtu (Finnish), Aleixo, Alexandre (Galician), Aleksandre, Sandro (Georgian), Alexander, Alexandra, Alexandros (Greek Mythology), Iskandar (Indonesian), Alastar, Alastríona (Irish), Aleksandrs, Sandra (Latvian), Aleksandras, Sandra (Lithuanian), Aleksandar, Aleksandra, Aca, Ace, Aco, Sandra, Sashka, Sasho (Macedonian), Iskandar (Malay), Sikandar (Pashto), Eskandar (Persian), Aleksander, Aleksandra, Aleksy, Aleks, Ola, Olek, Sandra (Polish), Alasdair, Alastair, Alistair, Alister, Ally, Saundra, Sawney (Scottish), Aleksandar, Aleksandra, Aca, Aco, Aljoša, Sandra, Saša (Serbian), Alexander, Alexandra, Alexej, Aleš (Slovak), Aleksander, Aleksandra, Aleksej, Aleks, Aleš, Aljoša, Sandi, Sandra, Saša, Sašo (Slovene), Alejandra, Alejandro, Alejo, Ale, Alexandra, Sandra (Spanish), İskender (Turkish), Aleksandr, Aleksandra, Aleksei, Aleksey, Alexandra, Alexei, Alexey, Oleksander, Oleksandr, Oleksandra, Oleksiy, Olexiy, Aleks, Lesya, Oles, Sasha (Ukrainian), Sikandar (Urdu), Sender (Yiddish)
SAME SPELLING: Àlex
USER SUBMISSION: Álex