Gender Masculine & Feminine
Scripts Алекс(Russian, Ukrainian) Ալեքս(Armenian)
Pronounced Pron. A-lyiks(Russian)
A-lehks(Polish)
  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Short form of Aleksey, Aleksandr or Aleksandra.

Related Names

VariantsAleksandrina, Alesya, Alex, Alik, Alya, Alyosha, Asya, Lyosha, Sanya, Sasha, Sashok, Shura(Russian) Aleš, Sandi, Saša, Sašo(Slovene) Olek(Polish)
DiminutiveSashenka(Russian)
Other Languages & CulturesAleksandër, Skënder(Albanian) Eskender(Amharic) Alexander, Alexandra, Alexandros, Alexios, Alexius(Ancient Greek) Iskandar(Arabic) Alesander(Basque) Aliaksandr, Aliaksandra, Aliaksei, Alesya(Belarusian) Alexander(Biblical) Alexandros(Biblical Greek) Aleksandar, Skender(Bosnian) Aleksandar, Aleksandra, Aleksi, Aleksandrina, Asya, Sashka, Sasho(Bulgarian) Aleix, Alexandra, Alexandre, Àlex(Catalan) Aleksandar, Aleksandra, Aljoša, Sanda, Sandi, Sandra, Saša(Croatian) Alexandr, Alexandra, Alexej, Aleš, Alex, Sandra(Czech) Alexander, Alexandra, Aleksander, Alex, Sander, Sandra(Danish) Alexander, Alexandra, Alex, Lex, Sander, Sandra, Xander, Xandra(Dutch) Alexander, Alexandra, Alexis, Al, Alec, Alex, Alexa, Alexandrea, Alexandria, Alexandrina, Alexina, Ali, Allie, Ally, Alyx, Drina, Lex, Lexa, Lexi, Lexie, Lexine, Lexy, Sandie, Sandra, Sandy, Sasha, Saundra, Sondra, Xander, Zander, Zandra(English) Aleksandro, Aleĉjo(Esperanto) Aleksander, Aleksandra, Sander(Estonian) Aleksandra, Aleksanteri, Aleksi, Ale, Samppa, Santeri, Santtu(Finnish) Alexandra, Alexandre, Alexis, Alex, Alexandrie, Alexandrine, Sacha, Sandra, Sandrine, Sasha(French) Alexandre, Aleixo(Galician) Aleksandra, Aleksandre, Aleksi, Sandro(Georgian) Alexander, Alexandra, Alex, Alexa, Sandra, Sascha(German) Alexandra, Alexandros, Alexis, Aleka, Alekos, Alex(Greek) Alexander, Alexandra, Alexandros(Greek Mythology) Alexander, Alexandra, Elek, Alex, Alexa, Sándor, Sanyi, Szandra(Hungarian) Alexander, Alexandra, Alex, Sandra(Icelandic) Iskandar(Indonesian) Alastar, Alastríona(Irish) Alessandra, Alessandro, Alessio, Ale, Alessa, Alex, Alexandra, Sandra, Sandro(Italian) Aleksandra, Aleksandrs, Aleksejs, Sanda, Sandra, Santa(Latvian) Aleksandra, Aleksandras, Sandra(Lithuanian) Aleksandar, Aleksandra, Aca, Ace, Aco, Sandra, Sashka, Sasho, Saška, Saško, Sašo(Macedonian) Iskandar(Malay) Aleksander, Alexander, Alexandra, Alex, Sander, Sandra(Norwegian) Sikandar(Pashto) Eskandar(Persian) Alexandra, Alexandre, Alexandrina, Aleixo, Alex, Sandra, Xande, Xandinho(Portuguese) Alexandra, Alexandrina, Alexandru, Alex, Andra, Sanda, Sandra, Sandu(Romanian) Sawney(Scots) Alastair, Alistair, Alister, Ally(Scottish) Alasdair(Scottish Gaelic) Aleksandar, Aleksandra, Aca, Aco, Aljoša, Sandra, Saša(Serbian) Alexander, Alexandra, Alexej, Aleš(Slovak) Alejandra, Alejandro, Alejo, Alexis, Ale, Álex, Alexandra, Sandra(Spanish) Alexander, Alexandra, Alex, Sandra, Sassa(Swedish) İskender(Turkish) Sikandar(Urdu) Sender(Yiddish)
User SubmissionAleks

Popularity

People think this name is

modern   youthful   informal   strong   simple  

Name Days

Estonia: September 11

Categories

Entry updated April 5, 2022