Other Origin(s):Greek
Meaning:Guard, protect, defend, help
Oleksiy is a boy’s name of Ukrainian origin. It comes from the Ancient Greek word alé_x_ō, meaning “guard,” “protect,” “defend,” or “help.” Diminutives of this name include Oles and Olexi. A powerful choice for your little hero, this name holds a deep sense of purpose. It’s also a variant form of Olexei, which itself is a version of the renowned name Alexis. If you want a name that can inspire baby with the qualities of a true guardian, this name makes an empowering choice.
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