Name Alexej Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Alexej


Alexej is a ♂ boy’s name.

Origin of the name Alexej

Alexej is a Slovak and Czech form of the Greek names Aléxios (Αλέξιος) or Aléxis (Ἀλέξις) and corresponds to the name Alexis.

What is the meaning of the name Alexej?

Alexej means “defending men”, “defender of men”, “defender of the people” or “protector of men” (from ancient Greek “aléxein/ἀλέξειν” = to defend/protect + “anēr/ἀνήρ” = man).

Pronunciation of Alexej

Variants of the name Alexej

Aleksei Aleksej Alexei

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Popularity of the name Alexej

The name Alexej is ranked #4448 overall.

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