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Gender: F Meaning of Alexia: "defending men" Origin of Alexia: Diminutive of Alexandria Alexia's Popularity in 2015: #318

This diminutive, similar to Alex or Alexis, has been yo-yoing in popularity the past few years. It hit a peak of 132 in 2002, before gradually declining to 275 by 2011 -- only to rebound to 175 in 2013. In 2015, though, it hit its lowest ranking in over two decades.

Famous People Named Alexia

Alexia Echevarria, Real Housewives of Miami
Princess Alexia Juliana Marcela Laurentien of the Netherlands
Princess Alexia of Greece and Denmark

Pop Culture References for the name Alexia

Alexia Ashford, an antagonist of the survival horror video game Resident Evil Code: Veronica.
Alexia Wheaton, a character played by Katherine Heigl in the Disney film, Wish Upon A Star
Alexia Tarabotti, the main character in Gail Carriger's steampunk series The Parasol Protectorate
Alexia 'Lexi' Branson, character on CW's The Vampire Diaries
Alexia is a medical term for difficulty reading after a stroke.

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