Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. u-LIE-shoo(European Portuguese)
a-LAY-shoo(Brazilian Portuguese)
a-LAY-shuw(Galician)
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Meaning & History

Portuguese and Galician form of Alexis.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesAlexios, Alexius(Ancient Greek) Aliaksei(Belarusian) Aleksi(Bulgarian) Aleix(Catalan) Aljoša(Croatian) Alexej, Aleš(Czech) Alexis(English) Aleksi, Ale(Finnish) Alexis(French) Aleksi(Georgian) Alexis(Greek) Elek(Hungarian) Alessio(Italian) Aleksejs(Latvian) Aleksy(Polish) Aleksei, Aleksey, Alexei, Alexey, Aleks, Alex, Alyosha, Lyosha(Russian) Aljoša(Serbian) Alexej, Aleš(Slovak) Aleksej, Aleks, Aleš, Aljoša(Slovene) Alejo, Alexis(Spanish) Oleksiy, Olexiy, Oles(Ukrainian)

Entry updated April 5, 2022