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


Lex is a ♂ boy’s name.

What is the origin of the name Lex?

Lex is a short form of the name Alexander, which derived from the ancient Greek name Aléxandros (Αλεξανδρος).

What does the name Lex mean?

Lex 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 Lex

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Popularity of the name Lex

The name Lex is ranked #3407 overall.

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