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The meaning of the name Alexis is Defender Of The People
The origin of the name Alexis is Russian
Alternate spellings for the name Alexis: Alexus
People who like the name Alexis also like: Alexander
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Notes: Russian diminutive form of Alexander. Name made popular due to the TV character Alexis Carrington on "Dynasty" played by Joan Collins.
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