Baby Name Games

Alexa February 19, 2007

Filed under: Girls A,Top 100 List — namegames @ 6:44 pm

United States Top 100         Girls

Popularity

  • The name Alexa was ranked 39 in popularity for girls in the US in 2006.
  • Alexa first appeared on the charts at 847 in 1973. It quickly jumped to popularity and broke into the top 100 at 96 in 1994. This year’s rank of 39 is its highest and we may see it continue to rise in popularity.

Reasons for Popularity

  • It offers varied nicknames, including Al, Allie, Lex, Lexi and Lexa.
  • It offers an alternative to the more popular Alexis and Alexandra.

Meaning

Alternate Spellings

Nicknames

  • Al, Ali, Alex, Lex, Lexa, Lexi

Is your name Alexa or did you choose this name for your child? Leave a comment sharing the name’s significance for you.

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