US Popularity:1559
Meaning:man's defender, helper
Alexia is a girl's name of Greek origin. Derived from Alexander, it means "man's defender" or "helper." Alexia has many variations, including Alexis, Alexa, and Lexi. As a given name, Alexia has been around for centuries and remains a popular name in the US today. Hollywood actor Matt Damon counts Alexia among his four lovely daughters. Alexia is a worthy contender for your little girl if you're looking for a distinguished name brimming with charm and sophistication.

Famous People Named Alexia

Wondering who else shares this name? Check out these well known people who made this baby name famous.
  • Alexia Barroso
    Daughter of Matt Damon
  • Alexia Echevarria
    Reality TV Star
  • Alexia Fast
  • Alexia Putellas
    Soccer Player

Alexia Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Alexia is currently #1375 on The Bump
Girl:Alexia is currently #993 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Alexia is currently #1559 in U.S. births
Girl:Alexia is currently #814 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2023
+ 16
from 2022
In comparison to the previous year's data
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