[ syll. a-lek(s), al-e-ks ] The baby girl name Aleks is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced AELEHGS †. Aleks has its origins in the Old Greek language and it is used largely in Russian. Aleks is a form of Alexandra.
See also the related category russian.
Aleks is not commonly used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names. In 2018, within the family of girl names directly related to Aleks, Alexandra was the most frequently used.
Baby names that sound like Aleks include Aalish (Gaelic), Aaltje (Dutch, Frisian, and German), Ajla (Slavic), Alaxis, Alcee (English), Alcie (English), Ales (Czech), Alex (English), Alexes, Alice (Czech, English, French, Italian, German, Portuguese, and Scandinavian), Alique, Alis (Armenian, English, and Welsh), Alishay, Alisse, Alisz (Hungarian), Alix (English, Greek, and French), Aliz (Greek and Hungarian), Alize (English, German, and Greek), Alka (Polish), and Alkas.
† approx English pronunciation for Aleks: AE as in "at (AE.T)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"