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Name Meaning: Alex
Defender of man.
Gender: Unisex
Pronounced: ah-LEX
Origin: Ancient Greece

Alex is a sobriquet of Alexander or the feminine Alexandra or Alexandria. While popularized in eastern Europe, the name harkens back the ancient worlds of Greece. Whether male or female, "Alexo" breaks down to ultimately mean "defender" or "protector". Modern usage has seen Alex become a first name unto itself.

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Famous Alexs:
Broadcast
Alex Trebek
Baseball
Alex Rodriguez
Actor
Alex O'Loughlin
Hockey
Alex Delvechhio

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