The name Alex is a girl's name of Greek origin meaning "defending men". Alex and is often added to lists like Short & Strong Girl Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Adding then Eliminating - Boys Themed".
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One of the most evenly divided unisex names these days; strong and energetic, if overused, for both genders.
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