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  • Records indicate that 318,244 girls in the United States have been named Alexis since 1880.

  • The greatest number of people were given this name in 1998, when 19,761 people in the U.S. were given the name Alexis. Those people are now 16 years old.

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    Comments about the name Alexis

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      107 Positive Comments

  • "I have a terrible first name and want to change it to Alexis. I'm a female and married to a Greek guy. I think it sounds strong, intelligent and feminine. I like that it has a Greek origin. :)" Jul. 31, 2014: Report as inappropriate

  • "My daughters name is Alexis. We call her lexy. she is 3 years old and the most amazing thing is that she could pronounce her name at 2.5 years while my mum cannot up to today." Mar. 16, 2012: Report as inappropriate

  • "My besties name is Alexis. We call her lexis sometimes to annoy her, but love the name" Mar. 15, 2012: Report as inappropriate

  • "my little boy's name is Alexis!! its a beautiful name!" Mar. 7, 2012: Report as inappropriate

  • "I name is Alexis and I also like my name I get called sexi lexi alot and lexi lue and lexi and lex. A lot of people pronounce my name wrong and its really annoying like my basketball coach calls my friend Alexa or Lexi and I always turn because I think its me and then he calls me Alex and I don't look and then he yells at me its so annoying." Feb. 21, 2012: Report as inappropriate

  • "my nameis alexis too(:i loveit but my mom callsmelex and i do not like it (:" Nov. 21, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis and i absolutely love it! not very many people have it and you can get an array of nicknames from it! Lex, Lexi, Lexy, Alex, Allie, Al, etc. etc. I am always receiving compliments on the name Alexis, so I'm very thankful my parents chose such a great name!" Sep. 20, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis and I really like it. It's a really popular name but most girls named Alexis go by Lexi. I've never liked that and have always gone by my full name." Jul. 31, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name's Alexis but half my family calls me Alex. but my parents put Alexis with Michelle so it's Alexis Michelle. :)" Jun. 30, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis Lee! I love my name, my friends and family call me lexi. however, my boyfriend calls me alexis, I love that he is the only one calling me alexis because it makes me feel very special:)" Apr. 11, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "I really like my name. I go by Lexi sometimes but a lot of people prefer to call me Alexis because they say it's pretty. I do have a friend who had just moved to the US and couldn't pronounce my name so he calls me Axis. I just thought that was kind of cute haha" Feb. 21, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is Alexus, yea i know i spell it with a 'u'. my mom named me after her brother alex. my bro calls me alexy and my mom calls me alex-sandra (she mixes my name up with my other sister's middle name which is cassandra which i think is kinda annoying at times :/ but i dont mind. my nicknames are alexa,alex-sandra,alex,alexy,lexi,lex,lexa. but i like having a unisex name like alex caus eim all into sports n stuff lol" Feb. 12, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is alexis and i live in a big town with a lottt of kids in ma school and i dont know anyone at the school with that name so i feel special lol... well im 5'2 tall for a 12 year old... my hair is about 5 inches past my shouldet and im very active sporty and very popular in school i have a slender body, straight a student, i love my name llts if my friends call me lex and i love it... i defend my friends if anyone is a b**** to them i guess my name keeps its meaning, haha i love to txt hang out with my friends and boyfriend, and LOVE to txt haha well anyone thats y i love my name it just suits me perfectly" Feb. 3, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis && all my friends call MHD Lexi or lexy or lexx :) && I love my name ALEXIS to death <3 wouldn't change it for nothing" Jan. 26, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is alexis and i love my name i am suite and cute and love people and a happy person" Jan. 26, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is Alexis1 I really like it. My mom calls me Alex which i dont really care for but my family calls me lexi and some of my friends call me lex:) but i want a new nickname instead of those. any ideas?" Dec. 19, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is alexis and i love my name because its a very popular name but i hate all of my nicknames." Sep. 3, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "My friends name is alexis she is a female and i love her to death i like the name and lexi is cute yet i like lex ha hope this helped lol i love alexis and the name" Aug. 8, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "well my name is alexis and i think its pretty, but i go by lexi cuz its just younger and fun! ill call myself lexi until i get older probably, i like tht i can make it young and then more mature when i grow up! i also love being called lex<3" Jul. 22, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis but its not on my birthcert because I'm asian and my parents didn't come up with an english name for me. I LOVE my name. Lexi, Lex, Ally!" Jul. 10, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "well my name is alexis! and i love my name! ^^ but most people just call me alexis...so ya and more of my closer friends and family call me aly, and aly-cat wich i think is cute! :3" Jul. 1, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis and i am a girl. i have chesnut brown hair to my shoulders and bright green eyes, and i am also 5'11. I've been called Alex, Lex, lexi, Ali, and Lexis. The name is just so fun to say and it kind of rolls off your tongue." May. 25, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "I have met so many people that have the name Alexis.Sometimes it gets annoying when someone calls your name,but their not talking to you.Overall the name is awesome,but a lot of people have the name,lol.:)" May. 14, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "Hi, my name is Alexis Grace. I am a tall redhead with freckles. I'm 75% Irish 25% French Basque. I laugh so hard when people tell me the a-Lexus joke. Classic! :D" Apr. 25, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "Hi im Alexis, i don't like my name, im from Canada up north =) .. haha :P" Feb. 1, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis (Male) but I go by Alex. Parents are Mexican but we live in Cali. I've met about two other males named Alexis and haven't met a female named Alexis. Now that I've met different people (Other than hispanic) they all say it's a females name. I like my name but only when its pronounced in Spanish. Most people won't hear the difference but the A and the I sound different." Jan. 12, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "Hello my name is Alexis. My mom and dad call me Lexi. I like both names alot. Its very unigue. My full name is Alexis Lynn Rose, and people always tell me that is pretty =) i love my name" Jan. 7, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "Every girl I've known named Alexis is a totally hot babe. My name is Jake." Jan. 5, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis and I love my name but I hate my nicknames.....everybody calls me Ali but if you look at my name the 'i' isn't even next to the 'L' so it pisses me off. I have yet to have someone call me Lexi..but they do call me aligator(UGH) and Alley-cat(That ones weird...i dont like cats) And another girl in my class stole alex....and no one ever though of calling me lex...but I like it :) But just saying alexis is the best...it sounds exotic :)" Dec. 29, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "yes my name is alexis its alexis ashley timothy i love my name and aparuntly my mom and dad love that name to becaues they named me it i have dirty blonde hair down to my sholders, hasel eyes im 4"8 and im girly girl and tomboy i have 2 puppies allie is a full black lab and annie is full beagle i look just like my mom a little like my dad oh ya and i dont have any step parents or any thing any was theres a little about me i love my name ." Nov. 28, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "hey im Alexis im called allie for short i ws named right away and i kinda love" Sep. 27, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "hi im alexis i love my for short its lexi or lexus" Sep. 23, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "Hi my name is Alexis Roshun!.. And i love it!.. Its the best name ever! But im call'd Lexi for short!.. But yupp i love my name!! Its pretty much the best name ever. And im named after some lady on a Soap Show i was told by my mother!. But hey i lvoe it!" Sep. 2, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis Maria Orr and it the ABSOLUTE BEST NAME EVER!!! I'm mixed with black an white and im really possesive of my name. considering lots of people have it, i don't mind as much but when i was littlw i ABSOLUTELY HATED when people had my name. I still don't like it=) lol But as long as they're smart, pretty, have a nice personality, and believe in God we cool. lol most people would consider this crazy but heyy thats me=) lol. but Represent all yu chicas wit da names Alexis. REPRESENT!" Aug. 26, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is alexis bianca and i lovee it; my nicknamee : lexx ! =)" Aug. 11, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "Love this name, am considering naming my first born daughter Alexis if its a girl :-)" Jul. 20, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is alexis, and i love it. i have only meet one other person with the name alexis, but i am the only one in my school with it. i think it is really cool to have a name that not many people have. i am always trying to find different ways to spell it, i like it spelled either alexus, or alexiis. i also like all of the nicknames that people give me to go with my name like; allie, al, lex. it has never bothered me that boys also have the name alexis because there are alot of names that boys also have. i just love the name alexis though, i think it sounds so beautiful, and i would never change it for anything. i just want to change the way that it is spelled. haha." Apr. 20, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis Perez and I love my name. Some people call me different names that almost sound like Alexis.But I don't care if someone calls me a different name.I like Alexis just the way it is." Mar. 25, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "I love love lvoe my name! I used to hate it when I was little though. My mom was gonna name me Alyssa but im so glad she picked this name. I dont know alot of people that have it and its very original. Or was? Lol but yes I doo love my name. People called me Alex but I used to think that was a boys name so I made them start calling me Alexis. My family still calls me Alex but it doesnt bother me much. I have been called Lexie but only by a few people that I dont talk to anymroe. People have called me Alexa too.. but I think thats just because they messed up? Lol oh and I dotn know if this has anything to do with it but I live in California and people also speel it Alexus! Hello I am NOT a car! :) (I saw another comment that said people spell it like that in Cali) Oh and its definately not a boys name!" Mar. 23, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis and I absolutely love my name! Now in college, I still find that my name is unique. I have yet to meet another Alexis in my class year.. I think Alexis is such a classy name and really suits me as a person!" Mar. 20, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "I named my baby Alexis and a lot of people say its a girl name i think its sounds better for a boy." Mar. 19, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "I absolutely love my name.. "Alexis". However I do go by Lexie much more. Growing up it was even better, no one had my name, very unique. Now I'm 24 and I meet many little girls named Alexis or Lexie. Most are under the age of 8. I wouldn't change my name for anything." Mar. 11, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "i absolutely love my name! even though i say i hate it, i love it! because my crush said that it means pretty and sweet! haha, i get called lexi, and i love how you can make more than one nickname for it. <3 :)" Mar. 6, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "This name is definitely NOT masculine. It's such a beautiful girls name. I'm think of naming my daughter Alexis Elizabeth. I think it's so feminine. I wish it was my name!!" Mar. 3, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My Name is Alexis and I LOVE it! I hated my name in middle school, but after that I loved the sound of it. Most people call me Lexis and don't even know my name has an A in it. But I love the way my boyfriend says ALEXIS...how sexy is that? LOL!" Feb. 10, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "Nice name but for a boy. It means "leader, defender of the people". Version for girl is Alexia." Feb. 5, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "Hi ! My name is Alexis too ! I hate it when people call me Alex or say its a boy name." Feb. 5, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "i lalalove my name!!! ppl wanna call me "Lexi" or "Alex" and thats just so annoying. alexis is way prettier. im asian, 5'4" and it totally fits meeee" Feb. 4, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "I absolutely love Alexis. I'm 20 weeks pregnant and I'm having a girl and I'm thinking about naming her Alexis. I hate the fact that some people are saying it's a boys name or it's masculine. I think it's very pretty and feminine. All the boys out there should consider changing their names LOL!" Jan. 22, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "i changed my name to alexis ayla not long ago. i just go by alexis and i absolutly love it! hardly anyone in my school or around has that name. im in love with this name because it totaly suites me, and one of my favorite bands is alexisonfire and alot of girls that ive heard of withj that name or gorgeous. i have high black hair with bright purple highlights. thats rightt hoeeess, you will never meet another alexis like me:)" Jan. 10, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "Hi my name is Alexis Rodriguez and I live in the US.i love my name but im elsalvadorian [spanish] and there 'Alexis' is a boy name. but since i moved to california i have a new problom people spell it like ALEXES or ALEXSIS or even ALEXUS , other than that i love my name i thinkk its pretty.:]" Dec. 19, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis too. i love my name because its common and i have lots of nicknames like Lexis,Lex-Rex,Lexi,Lexi-Pooh,Lex-Mex,Lexi Lu, even more its an awesome name." Dec. 6, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is Alexis along with other many people! I have golden blonde hair and am very short many people tell me my name is beautiful! I have a lot of nicknames the most embarrassing one is the name my grandpa calls me to make mad which is lexi lexi lu lu whatcha gonna do do it is soooo annoying i like being called either lexi alexis or aly!I'm mostly called lexi though:)" Nov. 30, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "i really love my name it fits me so perfectly i meann most people think its a boy's name because of nicholasII i mean its not" Nov. 17, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is alexis. It is so me. I mean really. I have freakishly dark brown hair and almost pitch black eyes. They're beautiful. On one really says it wrong except this substitue teacher bed she calls of some off the wall name that i can't even pronounce. In figure. <3" Oct. 25, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I love it so much that I changed my name to this a few years ago." Oct. 8, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is Alexsis and i love it so much <3 i really like being called lex and aly but no one calls me aly :( but notheless i love the name alexsis" Sep. 28, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I love the name Alexis I have met other people with this name.I hate when people call me Alex or Lexi but i do go by Alexis or Aly." Sep. 2, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "i am named alexis as well and have actually run into more people than a few with my name mostly small children because of the increase in popularity in the early 2000's. someone asked what the meaning was and it means from what i have seen defender or defender of mankind which is powerful but still very feminine even if it began as a male name which i recently saw on a man's id that the visa he was using was indeed his not his wife's ( i was shocked haven't met a man with that name yet)" Jul. 12, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "its an awsome name because i have it and i think it is uniqe but not really" May. 23, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I love the name Alexis. It's My oldest daughter's name. Alexis Skye! Her name fits her well because she is a beautiful 15 year old young lady. We do call her Alex. It used to brother her, but she loves it now." Apr. 24, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis Rosie, I'm African-American, and i love my name! Alexis is not only a beautiful name but it isn't overly common. I can't stand to be called "Alex" so I normally go by Lex or Lexie. I've notice it can be difficult for younger children to say (something about the x) but other than that I wouldn't change my name for anything!" Apr. 23, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My wife and i have named our first daughter Alexis. Most people where we live just go for very popular names. We did say to everyone Alexis or lexi, but people just go for one or the other. I must say that i do get a bit worried that people don`t get it or can`t say it right, and have noticed that it is hard when you say 'That`s Alexis`s toy, for example. People have to ask twice, or call her Alexia, a...lexi,etc.....why do i worry ???? My wife on the other hand is totally confident of her name and announces it with great pride, and could give a dam if anyone says it wrong. I think that is the point...It is not always easy being unusual, but Alexis is really is a wonderful name, and i should just stop being worried and just be confident about her name. As if Alexis Carrington would of worried !" Apr. 15, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I love the name Alexis because I'm the only one named Alexis in school, which is out of a lot of people. The only bad thing about the name Alexis is that whenever I meet someone new, they tend to refer back to me as Alex, Lexi, or Alexa. Almost every soccer coach I had has called me something different. Its kind of annoying yet still funny." Mar. 18, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "hey my name is alexis and i love my name but it makes me mad when people spell it alexus instead of alexis it drives me crazy like ahhhh! l0l but i really do love my name andim glad my name is alexis once again i love it!!!" Mar. 12, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is alexis and i'm a girl-it's funny that my korean name also is for both boys and girls! what a coincidence. my parents gave their first girl strong and beautiful name. my hair is dark and people say i'm gorgeous-my name suits me perfect. btw, i'm scorpio...sounds strong yet mysterious. isn't it? are there any other scorpio alexis with dark hair?" Mar. 8, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "This name has its origin in Europe and is used for males. Because of its pronunciation in english, people started using it for female in UK and USA. Saint Alexis, the "Man of God" lived in Italy; he was canonized after a remarkable life." Feb. 17, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I like my name and have grown into it. I am proud of what it stands and even before I knew what it meant have always defended someone or something strongly. The meaning only makes me want to be better and I am happy that it's mine. I don't like it when people go by the nicknames of my name because I feel they should embrace their full name and what it means." Feb. 4, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is alexis michelle bailey and i have the prettiest name ever... thank my parents for naming me alexis! Every time i tell older people my name they say "Alexis Carrington?" and now of course i know she was a witch... sigh... but alas, i am a saint! really!" Jan. 28, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is Alexis and i love it. generally people spell it right but some get it confused with the spelling 'Alekis'ive only ever met one other Alexis but it was a long time ago. other than that im the only one ive met but theres surely more seeing the stats. and yes, most people do pronounce it correctly." Jan. 16, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis, but most people call me Lexi. I love my name, I haven't met many people with it, except a girl in one of my classes, her name is Lexus, but goes by Lexi as well. I plan on naming my child a form of Alexis, I just can't figure out which one." Nov. 15, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I named my first daughter Alexis. Strong and Beautiful." Oct. 21, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "i like the name of alexus.do you like the name? yes/no tell me about! OK" Oct. 16, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I love this name because my grandma gave it to me. I really don't know a whole lot of people with this name. The sad part is, though, that people ALWAYS get my name wrong. They call me Alexa, Lexi, you get the picture. It gets really annoying, especially since people get my last name wrong, too. Oh, well. I still love it, even though I didn't at first." Oct. 7, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "This is my name and I love it! It has been passed down through my family for generations! Everyone says they ethier love it or its very pretty!" Sep. 29, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • ":"My name is Alexis. I don't meet many people with that name. People tell me that it is a pretty name. At first I did not like it but it grew on me. I think it is kind of original and it has a beautiful meaning.:""DEFENDER OR PROTECTOR""" Aug. 5, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I don't know anybody called "Alexis" but I think it's a terrific name, perhaps the best. It's a shame it's being given mostly to girls these days, though." Jul. 25, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "Alot of the time people call me Alex or Alexa, which i hate... it's never mispelled...no one has ever made fun of it i only know like 1 other alexis. I find Alexis' are shy and on the quieter side" Jul. 11, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "Awesome name because of bunch of cute nicknames! Once I saw the name Alexis for a girl, I fell in love with that name. It made me wanting to name my future daughter Alexis Kimberly! Kimberly also has cute nicknames. :)" May. 28, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is alexis and i luv this name although i hate being called alex and other things sometimes but you learn to get over it but i would never change my name for the world!! another thing that might get on my nerves ocassionally is when people spell it alexous when mine is spelled like alexis!!and it's one of the most easiest names to pronounce and they still cant pronounce it!!but anyways i love it!!" May. 25, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "Alexis is one of the beautiful names i have heard in the past three years. The first and only Alexis, is a female student in a Christian High School in GHana, and she has proven beyond every doubt that the name Alexis is a nice name. She has a nice personality and her relation with people is excellent. Unlike others, our students find the pronounciation of her name very easy! ALEXIS!" May. 10, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I love my name,even if some people may mis-pronounce it,i just yell what it really is sounded like xD" May. 8, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "This is my name; for many, many years, I was very unhappy with it... For some reason, no one could seem to get the pronunciation/spelling right (I had to tell the stupid people many times that it is just said as ALEX-ISS, and spelt as ALEX-IS), and whenever an aquaintance tried to call me, I was always called "Alexia" or "Alex". But even thought it has become much more popular, there is only one other Alexis in my grade, and many of my friends (and boys!) say that it is a strong, sexy name. In fact, I am often called "Sexi Lexi", or just plain old Lexi or Lex." Apr. 28, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "Hi my name is alexis. I love this name, even though sometimes little people cant pronounce it. Oh well! People with the name alexis should be proud because it a cool name!! Alexis" Apr. 27, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I never heard this name before, honestly, until I found it in a baby names book. I have heard the nickname forms before, but not the full Alexis. It is a very beautiful name, and me and my wife are naming our new baby girl Alexis." Apr. 8, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "my friends say my name is so cute i think my name is sexy because i am sexy but any way i think people think my name is so cute that they want it to be alexis to but they can not be alexis no matter if they chang it they will not be alexis" Mar. 20, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "It is a pretty name, but I've found it to be too formal and princessy at times, probably because it takes three syllables. I generally go by Lex or Lexi and people seem to think it's edgy or cute. When I was a kid it was quite uncommon and people got it wrong all the time. I was named after my father and I'm proud to have a strong name with a beautiful meaning, "helper of mankind"." Jan. 17, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "Alexis is now a relatively common name. When I was born in the 1940s it was a very unusual name and its uniqueness continued until the 1990s with the popularity of the Dallas series. I respond instantly when I hear the name as most of my life they were only calling the name to attract my attention. It is a strange experience to have a name that begins unique and ends very popular. My only consolation is that I will be the only person in the old folks home whose name is Alexis. The others will follow me in about 30 years." Jan. 10, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I am known as lex, lexy or sis..i used to hate it till i grew up and understood that it made me stand out from the rest and made me feel special. Its a name that just feels different and it makes you the special one when everyone has a common name so yeahh 'go Alexis' love it.." Dec. 24, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "I am known as lex, lexy or sis..i used to hate it till i grew up and understood that it made me stand out from the rest and made me feel special. Its a name that just feels different and it makes you the special one when everyone has a common name so yeahh 'go Alexis' love it.." Dec. 24, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "Awesome choice! Versatile: Ali, Alex, Lexi, Lexis, Alexis." Dec. 23, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "I didn't like my name Alexis, but then I thought about it and I couldn't think of any other name for me! Sometimes people will read my name and think that I like to be called Alex, but I like Alexis or Lexie (LOVE the "ie"!)Can't give me any other name but Alexis!" Nov. 6, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "thats my name and its sexy and means protecter so its a strong name so if any one want it remember i protect so u betta stay back!" Sep. 21, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "well, I am 13 and I realyy want to change my name to Alexis and then I could go by Lexy or Ally. I hope I wil get to change my name to Alexis!!" Sep. 4, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "I like the name Alexis, although I always thought the name was male. I know a guy called Alexis and it never occured to me that women would be called it. It would put me off calling a child Alexis, because it could cause confusion. I prefer names which are definately for boys or girls!" Aug. 16, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "My girlfriend's name is alexis, so i'm not gonna say ANYTHING bad about the name. In fact, i think its an AWESOME name." May. 27, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "My daughter's name is Alexis. It's a beautiful and strong name and my husband and I instantly agreed on that name for her the FIRST day we talked about names and was the ONLY girl's name mentioned. We instantly had a girl's name and had a BEAUTIFUL little girl to take the name." May. 19, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "Wouldnt change it for the world!!You can make so many names out of it..Alli, Lexi Alexa Alex Lex .... but its true form Alexis is a strong sexy name. It was better when it was rarer, it might be becomming too popular these days. "Alexis" stands alone from the Ashleys, Amandas, Allisons, Alexandras, and Anna's of this world." Mar. 28, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "Our first daughter is named Alexis. We just came up with this name out of thin air and knew we both loved the name. And we call her Lexy for short. Have not seen many people spell it with a y at the end." Mar. 12, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is alexis but i go by lexi at first i didn't like it but now it is ok" Mar. 5, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "First of all let me say that the name "Alexis" is a beautiful name. In most cases people that are priveleged to have this name are beautiful inside and out. I have always had an appreciation for my name...and so have others. I love it. It's sexy, sensual, basically its is best name in the world. I am just thankful that I where the name extremely well(Smooches)!Alexis" Feb. 21, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "I love that my name is Alexis. It's different from everyone else. In my graduating class, there 550 kids and I'm the only Alexis. There are millions of Brittanys and Sarahs- its good to be unique. I love its variations too. My parents call my Lexi, Al and Alex and my friends call me Lex, Lexus (like the car), Lexipoo, Ali." Feb. 19, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "This is my name. Eveybody calls me alex. this one boy calls me Alexia. It is annoying. But other than that i LOOOOOVVVVVE my name. My parents were originally going to name me Samantha but i totally love my name alexis." Jan. 25, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "i love the name alexis its really nice and i want to call my baby girl alexis after reading this!" Jan. 13, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "AT first i didnt like my name alexis that much but then my mom explained why she choose it and what it means (she chooseit cause of the charecter on DYNASTY)now im really proud of having this awesome name." Aug. 9, 2005: Report as inappropriate

  • "i go by lexi and i love my name. unique and even romantic..so my husband says. although i would get tex, sexy lexy, dislexic, tyrannasaurus rex..but who cares, they were jealous in school. haha." Jun. 11, 2005: Report as inappropriate

  • "is a nice clean name and people likes it. I feel very confident with my name. It is great! Alexis" May. 28, 2005: Report as inappropriate

      6 Negative Comments

  • "hello im also alexis, this name is getting out of hand, people need to be more realalistic wit names call me lele" May. 1, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "Hello, my name is Alexis, and i absolutely hate it" Oct. 30, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "I hate this name! Every single time I hear it I think of the word "Alex sticks"! I've heard another name almost like it though. The name is Alexia and I think it is WAY prettier and girly and it makes think of a sweet angel. The name Alexia is better." Dec. 22, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "i hate my name. :( My name is Alexis Marie. I hate it with a strong passion. I plan on changing it when i become 18. ewww...this name is horrible." Jun. 15, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "for some reason when i hear that name,i think snob" Dec. 29, 2005: Report as inappropriate

  • "This is not a pretty name its stuck between Alex and Ali, Lexie. I should have been named one of those." Nov. 25, 2005: Report as inappropriate

      60 Neutral Comments

  • "Im24 and my name is alexis i prefer to be called lexi i dont really like my name" Dec. 2, 2013: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is alexis and so is my best friend and we call each other lexi and alexis jr." Nov. 9, 2013: Report as inappropriate

  • "I was commenting on Christine's blog tonhigt and saw your dachshund picture. I also have a black and rust dachshund and Liesel is 8 months. If only she would be still enough to even take a picture. She is hyperactive. She's my third doxie and sooo different than my previous two. I love her but sure wish she'd settle down some, not chew and bark all the time and at least show a hint of interest in being housebroken. She is a sweet puppy and has a beautiful shinny coat. Her mother is a long hair and her father is a short, smooth hair. Liesel has hair a little longer than the typical short hair and it is baby smooth." Jul. 10, 2012: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis and i love it and get compliments about my name. I hate when people call me Alex and have to correct them. Someone once spelt my name as 'Alexcsis' lool very shocking. Most people call me Lexi or Lexis. But ive had nicknames like, lex leci lexi-loo and other funny stuff." Dec. 29, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis Nicole, and i reailized that many people with the name Alexis also have the middle name Nicole, I dont care i love my name (:" Dec. 13, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis. But some people call me alexia or Lexi which is not my nick name. At the hospital when I was born there were 5 other Alexis's born that same day at the same hospital." Sep. 21, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "hahah, so i checked this website outt. pretty funny. my names alexis. i go by lexx . just like that with to x's . // my boyfriend calls me lexxie. (: oh i love himm. haha all of my family calls me lexx. its like no one remembers my real name. haha . oh this is deffintely life. , < 3." Jul. 21, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "My 3 year old daughter is Alexis Nicole. I love the name. We call her Lex or Lexi sometimes. I love it and haven't met any kids her age with the name." Feb. 25, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis and people call me Alexis and Lexi.. I like my name :) This one kid used to call me Alex though, lol." Feb. 8, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "hi my name is Alexis , I have curly brown hair and LOVE to play sports. I get the name lex or lexis,but anywhere I go people are saying "I love your name " and gues what I love my name too!" Feb. 3, 2011: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is alexis but i prefer lexie or alex but every1 still calls me alexis -.- ugh i mean it not that i dont like it but its too weird for me." Nov. 22, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "Hi my names Alexis andd my parents sometimes call me Alley-alley oxen free just to get on my never ughh :p but over all I've never got the Nick name Alex i've got Ale or lex and Lexi but i love my name because it's A sexy name lol ;) :p" Jul. 6, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis, and another person at my school has the same name, and shes a good friend of mine, it gets really annoying because everyone calls us both lexi and I never know who they are talking to.I'm about 75% German and 25% Dutch" Jun. 20, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "Hey, my name is Alexus. Yes, I spell it with a "u". People call me lexi, lex, Alec (which I hate), A-lex (pronounced with a long A), and ginger (yes, I have red hair). I'm pretty cool with most of my nicknames, but I want something totally orginal." Jun. 8, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "hola mi nombre es alexis mejia soy hombre y en las lenguas derivadas del latin este nombres se usa unicamente para el sexo masculino" Apr. 16, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "m mom says its a rich name but we are ok and tomorrow is my b day and well its an ok name" Feb. 18, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is Alexie... its kinda nice to see not many named like mine... ^ ^ but i let anybody call me Alex. and having a unisex name suits me... im somehow boyish, but im a straight girl.. im 21yrs old" Feb. 13, 2010: Report as inappropriate

  • "the only thing i dont like about my name is that some people often call me Alexa! I hate when they do that!I know 3 other Alexis', but one of them Spells it Alyxis. Who spells it AlexUs? not me. Im probally 4'11 or 12. I have dark brown shoulder length hair, light brown eyes and tan skin.Im Hispanic,Italian,Russian, and German. but 50% hispanic." Dec. 30, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is alexianna but I go by lexi. So now everyone thinks by name is alexis. I think its funny when people try and call me by my real name but they get it wrong. I love it! My name is Alexianna Efron" Nov. 28, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "was up my name is Alexis, many people make fun of my name because they say irs a girls name, im salvadorian and there Alexis is a boys name, but i like to be called akex for short" Sep. 3, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "i love this name because this is my sister name she is cooler then anybody she is smart she even past the taks test she loves pomeranian i love those too those are even cuter than u." Aug. 31, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "i love my name it is a cute name.. my name was the most popilar when i was born.. but in like to be called lexi,alex, or sexy lexi ,... its realy cute <3 :)" Jul. 7, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis and its a great name. I too was going to be called Alexandria but when I was born I was much fairer than my brothers and my parents didnt think it suited. I love the meaning and also get many nice nicknames." Jun. 5, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis. I love it. It suits me. I try to live up to the name (helper of mankind). My parents were going to name me Alexandra (my father was Alexander), but I'm glad that they Alexis. I have lots of nicknames like Lexis, Lexi-Pooh, Sexy Lexi, Lex and Alex. It's a great, easy and meaningful name!" May. 30, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis and I love my name!!!It is so unique and it totally fits me!!! I never, in my life, met a person named Alexis.I love the feeling of being the only one in my class named Alexis because everyone elsehas a name like Samantha or Christina or Taylor and they are really common names.Im not saying their bad names but you will meet a Samantha or Taylor on the street everyday! I have medium dirty blonde hair and dark brown eyes and im not too tall not too short.I am from Russia and my Russian name is "sasha" which is short for "Alexandra" in Russia but my mom didn't like Alexandra so she named me Alexis which is pretty close I guess....I love love love my name!!! Thanks mom." Mar. 27, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis. I love it. I was allways worried that it sounds like a younger kids name but, not really. I get called: Alex,Alexi,Lexis,LexiPooh&Lexi." Feb. 22, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "i know a girl named alexis! she is 12 years old and had blonde hair and green eyes. She is so pretty and funny. she is the prettiest out of her family and she has 3 sisters. i love the name alexis. Everyone calls her lex or lexi or alexis. her sisters have beautiful names to. Emilyrose, Leah, and SAmantha." Jan. 17, 2009: Report as inappropriate

  • "hey my name is Alexis Campbell, and i lovee my name. although, i do sometimes try to see if there is different ways to spell it to make it awesomer, such as Alexiis, Alexiiz, Alexiz, Alexys? idk even know if the last one is pronounced the same way" Dec. 22, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "hi my name is alexis spain and i have two friends wiith the same name as me.i have short black hair and dark brown skin. last year lots of people called me alex cause there was another girl with the same name it reall got under my skin but this year everyone calls me alexis." Dec. 19, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "MY NAME IS ALEXIS. ITS SUCHA COOL NAME. FORREEALLL HOMIEESS." Dec. 9, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis and some of my teachers tell me my name is pretty!! lol But I am african-American.. Pretty brown skin and i have long brown hair.. sometimes the name alexis gets on ma nerves but my family and most of my friends call me Lex or Lexii or Lexi Pooh...is cool having a cute nickname...lol but any way my name is right for me cuz it sounds mature and thats what i am :)" Oct. 10, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My daughter's name is Alexis. people always tell me it sounds like a boy's name but thats bcoz its an uncommon name in africa were we live. Everyone wanted me to change it to Alexia but i definately love the sound of "ALEXIS" better. I also like the fact that its not one of those names that u can determine the sex without seeing the person.......i love when people have to guess first." Oct. 2, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "my sister's name is Alexis Layne and my family thinks it sounds like a movie star name. Everyone calls her Lexi; some people don't even know her names is Alexis. I've always liked that name. We know about 3 other people with the name Alexis so it's pretty unique but at least it's on keychains, unlike mine." Sep. 13, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I like my name because of my nicknames. I love to be called Lexi or Lex. Unfortunately, only my family calls me these names. Not even my friends call me it. I wish they would, I prefer Lex and Lexi. I also know what it feels like to be called Alex. It is the most annoying thing ever." Sep. 1, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is alexis. I'm a male dominican/american. For the idiots who don't know this, alexis is a very masculine name and it has been for centuries!!!" Aug. 1, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I like my name but it's spelled ALEXES so i never get it spelled right for anything even at the doctors office it's alexis and awards from school. I also hate how someone asks what your name is you say it then they say alex or alexa.....hello? i added an es! but now my friends tease me and say my name backwords. sexela. oh well i like my name i guess it's very unique so unique i can't find magnets with it like that" Jul. 29, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "Well my name is Alexis but it was passed on to me from grandfather, to my dad also to my cousin and to me to . It is very unique and the name is fun, mysterious. It speaks for it self . It stands out . People call me alexa,lexy alex ." Jul. 28, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "Its interesting to see other people making comments about the name of Alexis. My name is Alexis also. I hate the nickname "Alex". I make sure to tell people upon first meetings. I've also been called by Al (my father-in-law) has thick Cuban accent so he's kinda lazy to pronounce it. It's hilarious. Other nicknames Lexy and Lexie. One of my teacher loves my name and always calls out "Alexis Sue". I've worked with 5 Alexis(s). One was an african american (she was named after Alexis Carrington) I was born way before "Dynasty" show started. A Jewish girl named, Alexis, and a hispanic girl named Alexis as well. I'm blonde and brown eyed gal. Of course, I'm not happy that my name is getting popular :-(" Mar. 23, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "I not only like the name Alexus, I love it!!! Though the name Alexis is popular... Mines is unique...insted of "is" mines is spelled "us".... however im very outgoing, popular, smart, and pretty.... im sure the others are too! The name Alexus ROCKS>>>>" Mar. 23, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "hello im alexis g. cabading from the philippines i would like to ask if what is the real meaning of our name?" Jan. 21, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "hey. my name is alexis. i like it i mean it fits me. but i hate it when people spell it alexus instead of alexis. its so annoying. but besides that i dont get any trouble with people saying it wrong.and i have met a few people with the name alexis." Jan. 18, 2008: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis also. I'm Italian with really dark hair and eyes. I really haven't met too many people with my name. Maybe two at the most. =D" Nov. 18, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis and I love it! However, a lot of teachers call me Alex. Its a little annoying. Most of my friends and family call me Lexi or Lex, so the name holds possibility for nicknames which are always cute. So I pretty much love my name. Oh and somone posted that when they think of an Alexis they think of someone with dark hair, well i'm Puerto Rican and i have dark hair, so i guess it fits! :]" Nov. 5, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis and Im not a girl, and I barely know other guys named like that :S but anyways, I still loves it!" Oct. 16, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I used to hate my name with a passion ...but as i got older i love it ...its not very common but now alot of new babies parents are naming there kids that and all i got to say to those parents are ...QUIT IT!!! now u are making my name common just like the name jessica haha" Oct. 11, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I wish I had this name. It's sooo beautiful. When I imagine an Alexis, I imagine someone with dark hair, and very beaitful.. I think its a very strong name." Oct. 3, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "Alexis Nicole is my neices names. I didn't like it at first but it grew on me. there are not alot of alexis's out there anymore" Jul. 30, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "i was torn between isabella and alexis for my daughter, and i chose alexis......I couldnt imagine calling her anything else now it adds to her cuteness my baby LEXI *christa" May. 21, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is alexis and theres this song called sexi ladis but my boyfriend says sexi lexi this name rocks [p.s.sorry mom for the comment alexis" Apr. 30, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is alexis,I love the name, everyone gives me compliments" Feb. 25, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "This is my name and I've never met another Alexis. Although, I'm sure this name was "rare" back then. This name is versatile and people call me lex, lexi, alexa, alexia, alex, or just plain old Alexis! A lot of people seem to like my name." Feb. 23, 2007: Report as inappropriate

  • "I am known as lex, lexy or sis..i used to hate it till i grew up and understood that it made me stand out from the rest and made me feel special. Its a name that just feels different and it makes you the special one when everyone has a common name so yeahh 'go Alexis' love it.." Dec. 24, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "I was originally going to be called Alexandrea but it got changed to Alexis as I was named after my Dad whose name is Alexander. I really did not like my name growing up as a kid as people would tease me, but when I got into my late teens and early 20's people would say that they could always remember my name as it was so unusual and pretty! I was born in the 60's back in the UK so no one had ever heard of it...Now I love it!! But If people shorten it to "Alex" I promptly tell them politely that my name is Alexis not Alex!! My dad still calls me Lexy, my friends back in the UK still call me Lecky and my brother calls me Lex :)" Oct. 11, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "I love my name. However i've only just really started to like it, I've always been called Lex, or Lexy, rather than my full titled Alexis :-) (it had nothing to do with the Dynasty character)" Aug. 28, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "I don't like my name all too much, because as of now I`m stuck with it. But I`m called Lexi, Alexy, Lex, and Lexis, a lot, so it`s not too bad." Jul. 28, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "i love the name alexis because it is my best friends last name and its pretty. - olivia hahn" Jun. 2, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "it's a cool name i love it!!!some people..well mostly the boys say "alexis so sexis" and that gets the girls really jealous!!hahahahaha" May. 16, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "my name is sexy lexy and i am a jimani and sexy with it" May. 11, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "My name is Alexis. I'm a male. Alexis comes from Greece where it is a male name. In my opinion, it's ok to have names that can be both male and female." Mar. 21, 2006: Report as inappropriate

  • "All my friends call me sexy lexi i think it is funny . They actually say (SL) instead but thats all rught." Jan. 25, 2006: Report as inappropriate



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