Alexa is a girl name and means man's defender; defender, protector; noble. It is a Greek name and its pronunciation is \a-lexa\. Other similar names and variants include: Aleesa, Aleeza, Alegra, Aleka, Aleki, Alessa, Alexena, Alexie, Alexina, Alexus, Alexys, Alica, Alieza, Alika, Alisa, Aliza, Alysa, Alyx, Alyza, Lexa. Alexa is a very popular first name for women (#1227 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women.
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Alexa Davalos
Alexa Davalos

Born on May 28, 1982

  • Age: 40
  • Birth sign: Gemini
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of movies: 2


Directed by: Edward Zwick

Starring: Daniel Craig, Liev Schreiber, Jamie Bell, Alexa Davalos

Feast of Love

Directed by: Robert Benton

Starring: Morgan Freeman, Radha Mitchell, Alexa Davalos, Greg Kinnear

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Alexa a popular name?

Over the years Alexa was most popular in 2015. According to the latest US census information Alexa ranks #100th while according to Alexa ranks #5th.

How popular is the name Alexa?

According to the US census in 2018, 1277 girls were born named Alexa, making Alexa the #230th name more popular among girl names. In 2015 Alexa had the highest rank with 6066 girls born that year with this name.

How common is the name Alexa?

Alexa is #230th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Alexa more popular ?

The name Alexa was more popular in 2015 with 6066 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Alexa

The last time a baby was named Alexa was in 2020, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2020 are named Alexa?

In 2020 there were 1277 baby girls named Alexa.

Who is a famous person named Alexa?

There a several famous people named Alexa, for example actress Alexa Davalos.

Who is a famous actor/actress named Alexa?

A famous actor/actress named Alexa is Alexa Davalos, starring in 2 movies, including Defiance and Feast of Love.