Popularity:4895
Origin:Greek
Meaning:Defender of mankind
A short form of Alexandra and Lexie, Lexa is a girl's name of Greek origin, meaning "defender of mankind." The feminine title is believed to derive from the masculine name Alexandros and is composed of the Greek elements Alexein, meaning "to defend," and Andros meaning "man." Delicate yet mischievous in style, Lexa is not to be underestimated. With a champion etymology, you can be sure your little fairy will be spending her days fighting off evil.

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Source: Social Security Administration

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