First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Elex mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Elex

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from California, U.S. says the name Elex is of Greek origin and means "Defender of men".
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International Interest
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  1. (US, politics) Abbreviation of election.

Notable Persons Named Elex

Notable Persons Named Elex

Elex Price

Elex was born on August 11th, 1950 in Yazoo City, Mississippi.


Fun Facts about the name Elex

  • How Popular is the name Elex? Elex is the 13,233rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Elex have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 734 babies born with the first name Elex in the United States. That's more than enough people named Elex to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Elex? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1888 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Elex first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Elex is Wednesday, May 22nd, 1872.
  • What year had the most people named Elex born? The highest recorded use of the first name Elex was in 1916 with a total of 20 babies.
  • Random Elex Factoid: According to the 1933 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Elex is not a popular baby boy's name in Mississippi. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Mississippi have the same name in 1933.
  • Weird things about the name Elex: The name spelled backwards is Xele. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Leex. How do you pronounce that?
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